Literacy Learning Clubs in Grades 4-8
Engaging Students across the Disciplines
HardcoverPaperbacke-bookprint + e-book
May 2, 2017
ISBN 9781462529940Price: $76.00
Size: 7" x 10"
The reproducible materials can be downloaded and printed in PDF format.
Heather Kenyon Casey, PhD, is Associate Professor of Literacy Education at Rider University in Lawrenceville, New Jersey, where she teaches undergraduate and graduate courses in literacy, coordinates the graduate-level literacy concentration, and is Site Director of the National Writing Project. A former middle school language arts teacher and a certified reading specialist, Dr. Casey is past co-chair of the Adolescent Literacy Task Force and the Literacy Reform Task Force of the International Literacy Association (ILA). Her research focuses on the use of collaborative learning structures and new literacies to support adolescent literacy development and engagement. She has published numerous articles and book chapters in these areas and recently edited a series for the ILA, Literacy Practices That Adolescents Deserve. She has also led several grants in partnership with the National Writing Project focusing on building teacher leadership.