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Hear Them Here: Zoom Chat with the Authors of Ending the Reading Wars

Hear Them Here: Zoom Chat with the Authors of Ending the Reading Wars

December 14, 2023 The Science of Reading Collective

This is a Zoom chat you won’t want to miss as our terrific Literacy Talks trio welcomes the authors of the masterful article, Ending the Reading Wars: Reading Acquisition From Novice to Expert. You heard it here first. Anne Castles, Kathleen Rastle, and Kate Nation will join us live to discuss their groundbreaking work, its beginnings, and its lasting impact. And yes, they’ll answer your questions and talk with Donell, Lindsay, and Stacy about their current work as well. This is your opportunity to grab a front row seat as these respected reading experts share their knowledge and insights. See you there!