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September 2018

Pro Tip: Chunking

By | 2018-09-22T12:53:29+00:00 September 21, 2018|Digital Pedagogy, Education, K-12, Read Ahead|

  One of the easiest but most powerful ways teachers are using Read Ahead: breaking reading assignments into sections so students can take in smaller "chunks" as they navigate through the text. It also makes it easier to read on your phone. It's a simple extra step but requires [...]

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August 2018

July 2018

Students Read the 2nd Amendment

By | 2018-09-22T12:55:15+00:00 July 22, 2018|Digital Pedagogy, Inspiration, K-12, Lesson Plan, Online Learning, Read Ahead|

This Read Ahead lesson plan asks students an important question: What 3 words are most important in the 2nd amendment? Then invites students to share and compare the words they chose by demonstrating the words that should jump off the page. A shared reading experience. Next students provide a rationale [...]

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March 2018

Top 5 Ways to Ruin a Reading Experience

By | 2018-03-27T10:04:07+00:00 March 25, 2018|Digital Pedagogy, Education, Instructional Design, K-12, Read Ahead|

Top 5 ways to ruin a reading experience 1) Interrogate: Turn every reading assignment into a test. Do you look forward to activities where you are stopped and questioned? a) Yes, I enjoy being questioned, especially when I’m in the middle of something. b) Yes, I like the challenge [...]

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October 2017

Read Ahead: Georgia’s Natural Disaster History

By | 2017-11-27T14:21:11+00:00 October 4, 2017|Digital Pedagogy, Education, K-12, Lesson Plan, Read Ahead|

Are your students practicing reading strategies like how to identify supporting details or sequence of events? What if you could simulate the process of focusing on the right cues for these reading strategies while your students were reading? You can. Read Ahead lets you block out screen distractions and zoom [...]

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January 2017

Read Ahead Launches New Product Enhancements

By | 2017-09-28T16:27:49+00:00 January 18, 2017|Digital Pedagogy, Education, K-12, Online Learning, Read Ahead|

www.ReadAhead.Education Software empowers teachers to reinforce academic language using any content Click to Enlarge: Read Ahead Version 2.0 Dashboard Norcross, Ga., January 9, 2017 — Read Ahead Version 2.0 launched with several new product enhancements designed to help elementary, middle and high school teachers maximize in-class reading time. [...]

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September 2016

Teen Friendly, Cross Curricular Reading Unit: Intro to Stats

By | 2017-09-28T16:27:50+00:00 September 26, 2016|Digital Pedagogy, Education, Inspiration, K-12, Lesson Plan, Online Learning, Read Ahead|

Having trouble keeping teenagers' attention on reading assignments? We've got a solution to help you mix things up. Introduce basic concepts with homework- that teens will actually DO! They can read these assignments on their phones. To let you spend valuable instructional time delving in deeper. We're pleased to offer [...]

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January 2015

Blended and Online Assessment Taxonomy Design (Infographic)

By | 2017-09-28T16:27:54+00:00 January 27, 2015|Assessment Taxonomy, K-12|

By Anissa Vega, Full Tilt Ahead K12 Source: PBS Perhaps you’ve seen this comic make its rounds on the internet [artist unknown]. Sure, we quickly see the obsurdity in asking an elephant to climb a tree, and the commentary of our unjust education system and standardized testing warrants a good [...]

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