Isabel L. BeckIsabel L. Beck, PhD, is Professor Emerita of Education at the University of Pittsburgh. She has conducted extensive research and published widely on decoding, vocabulary, and comprehension. She is a recipient of the Oscar S. Causey Award from the Literacy Research Association, the William S. Gray Citation of Merit from the International Literacy Association, and the Contributing Researcher Award from the American Federation of Teachers. Dr. Beck was inducted into the Reading Hall of Fame and is an elected member of the National Academy of Education. She is coauthor of books including Bringing Words to Life, Second Edition; Creating Robust Vocabulary; Illuminating Comprehension and Close Reading; Making Sense of Phonics, Second Edition; and Robust Comprehension Instruction with Questioning the Author.
All titles by Isabel L. Beck:
Robust Comprehension Instruction with Questioning the Author: 15 Years SmarterIsabel L. Beck, Margaret G. McKeown, and Cheryl A. Sandora
Illuminating Comprehension and Close ReadingIsabel L. Beck and Cheryl A. Sandora
Making Sense of Phonics: Second Edition: The Hows and WhysIsabel L. Beck and Mark E. Beck
Bringing Words to Life: Second Edition: Robust Vocabulary InstructionIsabel L. Beck, Margaret G. McKeown, and Linda Kucan
Creating Robust Vocabulary: Frequently Asked Questions and Extended ExamplesIsabel L. Beck, Margaret G. McKeown, and Linda Kucan