Dedicated to Teachers

Lucy Calkins on The Important Truth About How to Teach Reading

Lucy Calkins Ed Week


Lucy Calkins recently penned an OpEd for Education Week. In the piece, she addresses the serious challenges facing education today and outlines how recent updates to the Units of Study meet those challenges head-on. 


Read the full article

Click the button to read the full OpEd at EdWeek

"The work of developing a nation of readers has never been more urgently needed. We owe it to teachers—and children—not to get distracted, to recognize what’s true and what’s not true, and to take time to focus on what’s most important."


Topics: Units of Study, Lucy Calkins, Heinemann, Reading Units of Study, Get The Facts and Resources

Date Published: 11/18/22

Comment on this post:

Related Posts

Responding to Misinformation About Teachers College Reading and Writing Project and Units of Study

For more than 40 years, the Teachers College Reading and Writing Project (TCRWP) at Columbia University, ...
Nov 10, 2022 2:55:57 PM

Super Powers: A Favorite Unit Gets an Update

In teacher Katie Wears’ kindergarten classroom, students have to earn their cape—literally. As a culminat...
Nov 2, 2022 8:00:00 AM

Launching First Grade Students on an Early Literacy Adventure

For two Midwestern teachers, an updated Grade 1 Unit of Study (UoS) is offering a potent new remedy for s...
Oct 19, 2022 8:30:00 AM