Standards for Reading Professionals From My Children’s Literature Syllabus

College of Education Department of Literacy Boise State University ED-LTCY 346- 1154 Children’s Literature CLICK HERE to see the full syllabus. Instructor: Michael Strickland, M.A. Here are the International Reading Association Standards for Reading Professionals as they apply to classroom teachers. Through participating in this course, you should be able to: Understand major theories and empirical…

Beliefs about learning for my children’s literature class

Experiences in ED-LTCY 346 class at Boise State University are based on the following beliefs about learning: (adapted from Dr. Kathy Short)  Learning is an active process. o We will immerse ourselves in reading and responding in a variety of ways.  Learning is a social process of collaboration with others. o We will explore…

Middle schoolers a mystery? An educational seminar with Cynthia Tobias

The Northwest Nazarene University Wesley Center in partnership with Focus on the Family is pleased to offer an educational seminar for youth pastors, teachers, parents and anyone interested in better understanding the mysterious world of middle school.  The event is scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 6 from 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. in the Brandt Center…