Podclassed is focused on sharing a variety of perspectives on varying topics in education with the goal of improving education for every student. While we’re not sure that a podcast can change the world, we believe that the first step is having important conversations.
Each episode focuses on a specific topic in education. These topics are discussed by parents, educators, and experts and hosted by Laura Axtell, M.Ed. from Reading Horizons.
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Laura Axtell, M.Ed.
Just getting started with Podclassed? Here are a few of our most popular past episodes:
Decodable Text, Leveled Text, and All the Rest
Dr. Amy Murdoch discusses the importance of text in reading instruction for beginning readers and older struggling readers. Research indicates that the type of text matters and Dr. Murdoch shares specific recommendations based on the goals of reading instruction and intervention.LISTEN NOW
Intervention for Students with Dyslexia: A Structured Literacy Approach
An extensive conversation with Dr. Louise Spear-Swerling discussing the various instructional approaches for teaching reading and how structured literacy differs from typical instruction to more effectively meet the needs of students with dyslexia.LISTEN NOW
Game-Changing Resources for Special Education
An experienced educator discusses the value of communication with students in special education through options for classroom practice and educational technology resources.Listen Now
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Podclassed is sponsored by Reading Horizons, an education company committed to improving literacy instruction for beginning readers, struggling readers, and English Language Learners of all ages through teacher training, direct instruction materials, and instructional software.