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Phonological Awareness: Key Features of Effective Instruction

A child's level of phonological awareness is widely held to be one of the strongest determinants of the success that she or he will experience in learning to read. What are the key elements to explicit and systematic instruction?

This module, which is a part of the Phonological Awareness series, takes users through scoring and analyzing a PAST (Phonological Awareness Screening Test) assessment.

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Joe Beckman: Cultivating Joy in Your Life

Joe shares how to find real deep joy in your life through a self-awareness activity.

One of Joe’s most commonly asked questions is, “How can I find true joy in life?” In this learning, Joe encourages you to look internally at your life choices and what brings you joy. Through a self-assessment activity, Joe explains how to narrow down your core values. If you make life choices that align with your core values then you will cultivate true joy in your life.

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The Three Part Drill

Looking for a quick and easy instructional strategy to support your struggling readers and writers?

During this learning, you will learn the basics of The Three Part Drill, one component of an Orton-Gillingham Approach to teaching reading and spelling.

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The Three Part Drill

Looking for a quick and easy instructional strategy to support your struggling readers and writers?

During this learning, you will learn the basics of The Three Part Drill, one component of an Orton-Gillingham Approach to teaching reading and spelling.

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Joe Beckman: Challenges Will Test You

Joe reminds us that all of us will face challenges rather than avoiding them. We can talk students (and ourselves) through these difficult times.

If we can see life’s challenges as a test, there’s an excellent chance we’ll experience the opportunities that live on the other side of that test. Joe reminds us that all of us will face challenges rather than avoiding them. We can talk students (and ourselves) through these difficult times.

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Joe Beckman: The Voices of Not Enough

Join a conversation with Joe Beckmam where he discusses the Voices in your Head and everyone may be struggling even when they appear to have it all together.

In this “conversation” with Joe, he reminds us that everyone, students and adults alike may be struggling. Sometimes it is obvious, sometimes it isn’t so obvious and we all have the opportunity every day to show love and care and to make connections to other

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