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Language Arts Podcasts: "Conversation Currents," September 2011, #1 - Previous Revision

September 2011:
Shaping Early Literacy Policy and Practice

Read the September 2011 issue


Conversation Currents: The Casualties of Policy on Early Literacy Development (35 min)

Richard Allington and P. David Pearson

Richard Allington and P. David Pearson talk about the impact of policies on curricula and assessment, teacher practices, and the future of professional development.


Donald Graves Remembered (27 min)
Tom Romano and Penny Kittle

Tom Romano and Penny Kittle reminisce about their professional and personal relationships with Donald Graves, internationally known writing scholar in the language arts.

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