The Science of Reading: Essential Knowledge for Teachers (booked out)
19 October 2021, 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm AEDT
Reading is one of the most extensively studied aspects of education. There is now strong consensus among researchers about how children learn to read and the most effective method to teach them, based on thousands of rigorous scientific studies from multiple research disciplines.
This free Five from Five 90-minute event is delivered live via videoconference by specialists in reading instruction led by Dr Jennifer Buckingham.
Further information about this seminar is available through the Five from Five website.
What the seminar covers
This information session is designed to give teachers and other school-based professionals an introduction to the evidence base supporting effective reading instruction methods that will help all children learn to read.
The session examines: