Lucy Calkins is a leading expert in guided reading instruction and writing instruction who teaches at Teachers College of Columbia University. She founded the Teachers College Reading and Writing Project, and is the author of books found in 65% of American K-5 classrooms, including The Art of Teaching Writing.
As a resource for both teachers and parents, this wonderful series of seven videos allows parents and educators to virtually attend a workshop at Teachers College Reading and Writing Project, providing relevant and useful information for literacy and language development.
The video below outlines the methods of the Teachers College Reading and Writing Project, and the other videos go into specifics covering Reading and Writing Skills, Teaching Education, Curriculum, Design of Writing Standards, Implementation, and Book Club.
Our faculty is well versed in Lucy Calkins teachings and using the Teachers College Reading Writing Project benchmark reading levels.By Brad Hoffman, M.S.Ed.
Board Certified Educational Planner and Learning Specialist
My Learning Springboard, Inc.