Supporting all children to become lifetime readers and writers!
The Reading Specialist supports students, teachers and the Principal in literacy instruction, assessment, and leadership.
- In the area of literacy instruction, the Reading Specialist works with small groups of high-needs readers while helping the classroom teacher implement research-based instructional practices.
- In the area of assessment, the Reading Specialist helps classroom teachers analyze data in order to inform instruction and plan effective learning experiences.
- In the area of leadership, the Reading Specialist works with the school improvement team, the student services team, and professional learning community teams to build literacy knowledge and develop effective professional development experiences.
The ultimate goal of this three-tiered role is increased student achievement.