Dear CNMT Community,
With winter break just a week away, I think we are all feeling the anticipation off a little time off with our loved ones.
This week I would like to comment briefly on the WestEd R.A.I.S.E. study that CNMT is part of. Three small schools at Roosevelt, CNMT, L&G and AMAHS, were selected by WestEd to get the training in Reading Apprenticeship as part of a multi-year study.
Reading Apprenticeship is an approach to teaching where the teacher is a mentor and the students are the apprentices. Teacher modeling is emphasized, which includes a lot of think alouds and talking through the though processes that go into comprehending and making use of challenging academic texts. Continue reading