Teachers receive literacy training in Colo. district

03/3/2013 | Daily Camera (Boulder, Colo.)

The Boulder Valley School District in Colorado is giving professional-development opportunities -- such as coaching, collaboration or learning laboratories -- to learn best practices for literacy instruction. The district, which has been teaching students to read through writing and the emergent publishing method, created a "primary teacher lab," in which kindergarten teachers received training on emerging readers and writers, and then tried out new strategies with rising kindergartners attending half-day courses for three weeks before the start of school.

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Daily Camera (Boulder, Colo.)

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