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Using Blended Learning to Differentiate Reading Instruction
Each year, teachers welcome a diverse group of students into their classrooms. Some students are high achievers, absorbing everything they read and hear and …
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The Search for the Right Reading Program- Stacy's Story
When we first become teachers, we are all bursting with excitement and determined to make a difference in the lives of our students. But eventually, once the …
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Reading Horizons Partners with MetaMetrics® to Enhance Literacy Software Program

“Individualized learning is one of our core beliefs for improving education for students at all skill levels, so it is with great excitement that we announce our part in Reading Horizons newest release,” said Malbert Smith, Ph.D., president and co-founder of MetaMetrics. “Version 7.0 will track students’ ability levels and growth throughout their education career, reporting Lexile measures at every assessment step. When Reading Horizons reports Lexile measures for their students, they are instantly connecting their students to an extensive database of targeted reading materials.”
The reading instruction program now features computer-administered assessments that were developed with input from teachers and a new partnership with MetaMetrics®. "The new Reading Library Assessment is powered by the Lexile® Framework for Reading, which provides a valid Lexile reader measure ...
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The reading instruction program now features computer-administered assessments that were developed with input from teachers and a new partnership with MetaMetrics®. "The new Reading Library Assessment is powered by the Lexile® Framework for Reading, which provides a valid Lexile reader measure ...
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An Opportunity for Summer Reading
The advantages of students reading over summer break are well known. Here is how one teacher encourages her students to read: ; Before they are let out …
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If you're new to blending learning, here's a brief overview:
The term “blended learning” seems to be infiltrating the education industry—and, for good reason. Blended learning, when done right, has the …
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Enabling Teacher Mentorship Through Blended Learning
***This content is based on a webinar presented by head of Meridian School, Tasi Young. *** The majority of teachers go into teaching because they are …
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There are many benefits to blended learning. Dr. Charles Graham, Professor of Instructional Psychology and Technology at Brigham Young University, shares the 6 P's:
-Participation
-Pacing
-Personalization
-Place
-Personal Interaction
-Preparation
***This content is based on an interview with Professor of Instructional Psychology and Technology at Brigham Young University, Dr. Charles Graham. *** The …
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We had a great webinar on blended learning last week. Tasi Young shared some interesting ideas on how blended learning can help transform the role of the teacher. View the recording here:
In this webinar, ;Tasi Young will discuss how he has seen blended learning transform the role of the teacher during his work to implement a blended …
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Join us today at 3:00 pm MDT for our webinar-
From Teacher to Mentor: Using Blended Learning to Transform the Role of the Teacher
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A Teacher's Guide to Intrinsic Motivation and Successful ELLs
Have you ever wondered what kind of impact a teacher’s communication style has on an English Language Learner (ELL) to master the English language? …
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9 Lexiled Reading Passages: Inventors and Scientists 
When you think of scientists and inventors, you may think of silly, white-haired men with eccentric ideas. But the truth is that they are just like you and me.& …
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Reading Horizons assures that teachers have the knowledge and tools to help beginning readers, struggling readers, and English language learners master the fundamentals of reading. Students learn and practice the skills in the Reading Horizons method through a combination of software and direct instruction materials.