Meet the Experts (Reading Rockets)
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Reading Rockets provides a wealth of information about reading with advice and resources from various educational experts. The Meet the Experts podcast series provides an opportunity to learn about educational topics directly from authorities in the field. Watch exclusive interviews with prominent professionals, like Drs. Maryanne Wolf and Louisa Moats. Topics include how to identify learning difficulties, develop reading skills early, and the importance of phonics. To view streaming clips and find more interviews and videos about educating children, visit the ReadingRockets.org "Podcasts and Videos" section. Check back frequently for new "Meet the Experts" podcasts!
|1||CleanVideoRon Fairchild (Summer Learning)||Fairchild discusses the components and benefits of quality summer programs...||10/4/10||Free||View In iTunes|
|2||CleanVideoChris Gabrieli||Chris Gabrieli, co-chair of the National Center on Time & Learning, talks about how the new, longer school day supports achievement in...||6/25/10||Free||View In iTunes|
|3||CleanVideoG. Reid Lyon: The Reading Process||Reading is a constellation of complex processes, which can be tough to manage for a beginning reader...||6/25/10||Free||View In iTunes|
|4||CleanVideoG. Reid Lyon: Reading Today||There are many factors that can contribute to reading success. Not only is proper reading instruction necessary at school...||6/25/10||Free||View In iTunes|
|5||CleanVideoDr. Louisa Moats: Spelling||Did you know that making up words for kids can help them gain phonemic awareness?||6/25/10||Free||View In iTunes|
|6||CleanVideoGuinevere Eden||Dr. Guinevere Eden uses MRI scans to map brain activity and...||6/25/10||Free||View In iTunes|
|7||CleanVideoDr. Maryanne Wolf: Teachers||Teaching a child to read can be challenging. It is important for teachers and parents to be enthusiastic about books in order to get children excited about reading.||6/25/10||Free||View In iTunes|
|8||CleanVideoDr. Phyllis Hunter||Teaching reading is a critical task for educators. Reading can be the gateway to new worlds for students and guide them on the path to success...||6/25/10||Free||View In iTunes|
|9||CleanVideoDr. Louisa Moats: Teachers||Teachers have the difficult tasks of not only teaching a child how to read, but also determining how to help them if they are struggling.||6/25/10||Free||View In iTunes|