Articles and Resource Links

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a reference source for interested parents and educators.

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Presentations (at or by the UURC)

2017

  • Brown, K. (2017, Jul.). Dyslexia Basics: What Parents and Educators Need to Know. Presented at the 2017 Jordan Special Education Summer Conference, South Jordan, Utah. [PPT] [PDF]
  • Brown, K. (2017, Jul.). Dyslexia Basics: What Parents and Educators Can Do. Presented at the 2017 Jordan Special Education Summer Conference, South Jordan, Utah. [PPT] [PDF]
     
  • Reed, L., Paulsen, B., & Wittwer, W. (2017, Feb.). Phonological Awareness. Presented at the 2017 Language and Literacy for Young Learners Seminar, Utah. [PPT] [PDF]

2016

  • Hasbrouck, J. (2016, Oct.). Updates on Reading Fluency. Presented at the University of Utah Reading Clinic.
     
  • Blake, M. (2016, Oct.). Keys to Success with the Wilson Reading System. Presented at the 2016 Wasatch Reading Summit, Sandy, Utah. [PPT] [PDF] [Handouts]
  • Brown, K. (2016, Oct.). Dyslexia Basics for Parents and Educators. Presented at the 2016 Wasatch Reading Summit, Sandy, Utah. [PPT] [PDF]
  • Dean, H. (2016, Oct.). How to Help Your Struggling Reader at Home. Presented at the 2016 Wasatch Reading Summit, Sandy, Utah. [PPT] [PDF]
     
  • Brown, K. (2016, Aug.). Repeated Readings: What Can We Learn From Eye Movements?. Presented at the University of Utah Reading Clinic. [PPT] [PDF]
  • Robbins, K. (2016, Aug.). UURC Tier I Writing About Text. Presented at the University of Utah Reading Clinic. [PPT] [PDF]
     
  • Crosson, A. (2016, Jan.). Accelerating Academic Vocabulary Learning for English Learners. Presented at the University of Utah Reading Clinic.
  • McKeown, M. (2016, Jan.). Keys to effective vocabulary growth. Presented at the University of Utah Reading Clinic.

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2014

2012

Articles of Interest

Explicit, Engaging Instruction

Intervention Approaches

Resources for Reading Educators

Foundational Skills for Beginners

Word Recognition, Phonics, and Spelling

Fluency and Text

Comprehension and Vocabulary

Other Assessments

Other Interventions

Software That Provides Feedback For Oral Reading

Scientfic Evidence Does Not Support Irlen Syndrome or Other Vision Diagnosis/Treatment As Cause of Reading Difficulties

Severe Reading Difficulties / Dyslexia

Scientfic Evidence Does Not Support Irlen Syndrome or Other Vision Diagnosis/Treatment As Cause of Reading Difficulties

Diagnosis of Reading Difficulties

Technology Resources for Students

Dysgraphia (i.e., Composition & Handwriting Difficulties)

Special Ed, IEPs, & 504s

Vocabulary Resources

Resources for the Visually-Impaired & Disabled

Text Resources

Sources of reading materials

For general knowledge

Professional Organizations and Agencies in Literacy Education

Publications in Reading and Education

Resources for Literacy Educators

Resources for Children's Independent Reading / Read-To's

Resources for Reading Educators

Resources for Secondary Reading Educators

Resources for Language Arts Educators

Other Resources for Professional Development

Resources for Bilingual/ESL