Learning Through Praise: How Much Should I Praise My Child?

Learning Through Praise: How Much Should I Praise My Child?

Blog The latest news in literacy, child development, and all things Easyread View all posts Learning Through Praise: How Much Should I Praise My Child? by Akash Nikolas|| 25 April 2018 Despite the academic and cultural debates over praising children, here at Easyread...
The ABCs of DOGs: children learning to read with dogs

The ABCs of DOGs: children learning to read with dogs

Blog The latest news in literacy, child development, and all things Easyread View all posts The ABCs of DOGs: children learning to read with dogs by Akash Nikolas || 21 February 2018 Is there anything dogs can’t do? We can scratch “help children to read” off the list...
Literacy Projects Inspiring Us This Week

Literacy Projects Inspiring Us This Week

Blog The latest news in literacy, child development, and all things Easyread View all posts Literacy Projects Inspiring Us This Week by Lydia Cockburn || 12 January 2018 Imagine my surprise when – while browsing this week’s literacy news – I happened upon...

Another reminder of how brilliant dyslexics can be…

Blog The latest news in literacy, child development, and all things Easyread View all posts Another brilliant reminder that dyslexics “can” by David Morgan|| 26 June 2017 Here is a nice website celebrating the incredible achievements of dyslexics:...
Famous Dyslexics: Jay Leno

Famous Dyslexics: Jay Leno

Blog The latest news in literacy, child development, and all things Easyread View all posts Famous Dyslexics: Jay Leno by Sarah Forrest|| 14 June 2017 Jay Leno has one of the most famous faces on American television today. He has hosted various late night talk shows...
Parenting: When is “Bad Behavior” Normal?

Parenting: When is “Bad Behavior” Normal?

Blog The latest news in literacy, child development, and all things Easyread View all posts Parenting: When is “Bad Behavior” Normal? by Sarah Forrest|| 23 May 2017 I loved reading this Psychology Today article this morning. Not because it excuses our...
Siblings impact child outcomes as much as parents

Siblings impact child outcomes as much as parents

Blog The latest news in literacy, child development, and all things Easyread View all posts Siblings impact child outcomes as much as parents by Sarah Forrest|| 10 May 2017 Dr. Mark Feinberg, the lead investigator of Penn State University’s Siblings Are Special...
Sight Words Are Out

Sight Words Are Out

Blog The latest news in literacy, child development, and all things Easyread View all posts Sight Words Are Out: New psychological study by Sarah Forrest|| 4 May 2017 The National Institute of Literacy’s Results 2007 National Assessment of Educational Progress...
Famous Dyslexics: Justin Theroux

Famous Dyslexics: Justin Theroux

Blog The latest news in literacy, child development, and all things Easyread View all posts Famous Dyslexics: Actor/screenwriter Justin Theroux by Sarah Forrest|| 3 May 2017 Actor and screenwriter Justin Theroux is known for his work on Iron Man 2, Zoolander 2, Tropic...
Famous Dyslexics: Bella Thorne

Famous Dyslexics: Bella Thorne

Blog The latest news in literacy, child development, and all things Easyread View all posts Famous Dyslexics: Bella Thorne by Sarah Forrest|| 26 April 2017 Bella Thorne, an American actress and singer who started out her career as a young teen, is one of the most...
How Kids’ Chores Lead to Success in Life

How Kids’ Chores Lead to Success in Life

Blog The latest news in literacy, child development, and all things Easyread View all posts How Kids’ Chores Lead to Success in Life by Sarah Forrest|| 19 April 2017 In the Harvard Grant Study, a 75-year-old social research project that is still ongoing,...