|Reading Comprehension in Career and Technical Education (Part 1)|
29 April, 2010
Grade Level: All (K-12)
Jim Miles, Senior Consultant
International Center for Leadership in Education
Senior Consultant, Jim Miles. discusses strategies for increasing reading comprehension in Career & Technical Education. Part 1 provides the background of "why" reading comprehension needs to be a part of all teachers' tool boxes. Jim shares reading research including the Lexile Framework for Reading. Part 2 Jim shares specific reading-to-learn comprehension strategies that enhances student's ability to retain what they have read and improve their academic achievement in general.