Teaching Reading to Students with Diverse Reading Levels
No commercial benefit may be derived from the viewing, copying or dissemination of this Hidden Sparks content, without prior permission from Hidden Sparks.
Webinar Date: Feb 09, 2011
Presenter: Amy Goldman
This course will focus on the complex skill of reading. The stages of reading development will be explored as well as the various methods to teach reading to children at different levels. A focus of the session will be on the creation and implementation of purposeful reading groups to address the range and levels of readers in your class.
Amy Goldman has worked in the New York City public schools for over 20 years and is currently an Assistant Principal. She holds a Masters of Arts in Reading Instruction, a Masters of Science in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) and is certified in School Administration and Supervision. She began her career as a reading teacher for the Department of Education, and later became a literacy coach and staff developer for the New York City public school system. Ms. Goldman has taught graduate level reading instruction courses and has conducted workshops in literacy for the United Federation of Teachers.