The Reading Instruction Show

by Dr. Andy Johnson

This podcast describes issues and ideas related to effective reading instruction. It is designed for professional educators, parents, tutors, and paraprofessionals. 
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  • Season 13

  • S13 E05 - HOW TO TEACH READING

    S13 E05 - HOW TO TEACH READING

    So how do we go about the business of teaching children to read? We don’t. Instead, we create the conditions whereby children can learn to read and develop their reading skills. As I said in the last chapter, children learn to re...

    Apr 09 2021
    Apr 09 2021
    09:57
  • S13 E05 - LEARNING TO READ AND WRITE: FOUR LANGUAGE PROCESSES WORKING TOGETHER

    S13 E05 - LEARNING TO READ AND WRITE: FOUR LANGUAGE PROCESSES WORKING TOGETHER

    learteaReading is not an isolated process. Four language processes work together to enhance the development of each individual other: speaking, listening, reading, and writing. Listening and reading are the receptive processes (ta...

    Apr 09 2021
    Apr 09 2021
    06:37
  • S13 E04 - CULTURALLY RESPONSIVE TEACHING PART 4: STRATEGIES AND CONDITIONS

    S13 E04 - CULTURALLY RESPONSIVE TEACHING PART 4: STRATEGIES AND CONDITIONS

    In this podcast I describe some strategies and conditions that might facilitate culturally responsive teaching. Again, I will stress that these strategies and conditions by themselves do not constitute culturally responsive teachi...

    Mar 25 2021
    Mar 25 2021
    11:56
  • S13 E03 - MY QUEST TO UNDERSTAND CULTURALLY RESPONSIVE TEACHING - PART 3

    S13 E03 - MY QUEST TO UNDERSTAND CULTURALLY RESPONSIVE TEACHING - PART 3

    Zaretta Hammond defined culturally responsive teaching as . .“An educator’s ability to recognize students’ cultural displays of learning and meaning making and respond positively and constructively with teaching moves that use cul...

    Mar 20 2021
    Mar 20 2021
    09:32
  • S13 E02 - MY QUESTION TO UNDERSTAND CULTURALLY RESPONSIVE TEACHING - PART 2

    S13 E02 - MY QUESTION TO UNDERSTAND CULTURALLY RESPONSIVE TEACHING - PART 2

    Gloria Ladson-Billings (2014) describes culturally responsive teaching as consisting of three interacting and interconnected elements (a) learning that focuses on students’ intellectual growth, (b) cultural competence and inclusio...

    Mar 18 2021
    Mar 18 2021
    15:0