This resource collection brings together in one place research from several fields related to the effective support of adolescent literacy development. It is designed for educators to gain knowledge in the field of adolescent literacy, have resources with which to plan or design an adolescent literacy initiative, and identify key resources that would be relevant to a particular project. This publication was developed in partnership with the Center for Resource Management (CRM).
Content Area Teachers, ELA Teachers, Reading Instructors/Literacy Coaches, Researchers/PolicyMakers, School Leaders
High School, Middle School
Topic:About Teaching Reading, Background Knowledge, Comprehension, Content-Area Literacy, Motivation and Engagement, Professional Development, Vocabulary, Writing, Curriculum & Instruction
Meltzer, J., Smith, N.C., and Clark, H. (2003). Adolescent literacy resources: Linking research and practice. Providence, RI: Northeast and Islands Regional Educational Laboratory at Brown University (LAB)