“Text Complexity” “struggling readers” “reluctant readers” “assessment”


Yesterday, I opened a conversation about the roles that assessment and intervention play in attending to the needs of struggling and reluctant readers. Would you like to know the most important thing I’ve learned over the years? That it’s important for me to put what I believe and what I’m passionate about aside in service to others. When it comes to assessing the needs of readers, ┬áthe data we’re looking at don’t provide answers either.…