Brain Development & Education Lab

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Colorín Colorado

Colorín Colorado provides resources for educators and families of English language learners (ELLs) in Grades PreK-12.

The Essentials of Early Literacy Instruction

This article from the National Association for the Education of Young Children provides information and activity ideas to help support early literacy development.

News You Can Use | Foundations of School Readiness: Language and Literacy

Five Key Areas of Language and Literacy Development for School Readiness

This resource from the federal government provides resources on how to support children’s language and early literacy development in 5 key areas, background knowledge, oral language and vocabulary; book knowledge and print concepts, alphabet knowledge and early writing, and phonological awareness.

Professional Development Module: Dialogic Reading that Supports Children Who Are Dual Language Learners and Their Families

Reading Rockets

Reading Rockets is a national multimedia literacy initiative that provides resources on how young kids learn to read, why so many struggle, and how adults can help.