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Executive Summary
This document provides a summary of the work of the Early Literacy Task Force to:  

• Establish a sense of urgency for increasing literacy achievement for every Michigan student

• Create awareness of the statewide collaborative network focused on literacy

• Provide examples of the efforts to leverage resources focused on a vision for student learning

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Theory of Action
The path to raising student achievement is not a direct line from funding to outcome. High levels of student achievement will result only when core instructional practices are defined and educator and system supports are in place to contribute to literacy success for every student.
 

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Essential Instructional Practices in Literacy: Grade 4 - 5
This document is intended to be read in concert with Essential Instructional Practices in Literacy, Grades K to 3. There is important overlap and continuity in these two documents, and some students will benefit from instructional practices identified in the K to 3 document beyond the K to 3 years.

 

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School and Center-Level Essentials
The purpose of this document is to increase Michigan’s capacity to improve children’s literacy by identifying systematic and effective practices that can be implemented at the organizational level in educational and care settings that serve young children. To meet the needs of all young learners, organizational practices must support literacy development in ways that systematically impact learning throughout elementary schools, early childhood learning centers, and other literacy-oriented learning environments and programs. 

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New Essential Coaching Practices
The purpose of this document is to increase Michigan’s capacity to improve children’s literacy by identifying a small set of research-supported literacy coaching practices that should be a focus of professional development throughout the state. Literacy coaching can provide powerful job-embedded, ongoing professional development with a primary goal of enhancing classroom literacy instruction through improving teacher expertise.1 Effective literacy coaching supports teachers to successfully navigate the daily challenges they face in their classrooms.

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Essential Instructional Practices in Early Literacy Prekindergarten
The purpose of this document is to increase Michigan’s capacity to improve children’s literacy by identifying a small set of researchsupported literacy instructional practices that could be a focus of professional development throughout the state. 

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Essential Instructional Practices in Early Literacy Grades K-3
GELN and its Early Literacy Task Force are pleased to share these Essential Instructional Practices in Early Literacy Grades K-3. The purpose of these essentials is to increase Michigan's capacity to improve children's literacy by identifying a small set of research-supported literacy instructional practices that could be a focus of professional development throughout the state. Stay tuned for more information on how we are using the documents to strengthen instruction.

Click here or the image to the right to view the pdf.