EDUC 10200 Reading Foundations

Principal Periodical Databases

  • ERIC (Ebsco interface)
    Bibliographic citations, abstracts, and some full-text for journal articles, research and technical reports, conference papers and proceedings, program descriptions, teaching guides, and lesson plans covering  all areas and levels of education.
  • ProQuest Education Database
    ProQuest Education Database covers hundreds of topics related to  primary, secondary, higher, special, and alternative education.
  • JSTOR
    JSTOR provides access to academic journals and primary sources in the humanities, social sciences, and sciences.
  • Professional Development Collection
    Designed for professional educators, provides a highly specialized collection of nearly 600 full text journals, including more than 350 peer-reviewed titles.
  • Teacher Reference Center
    Indexing and abstracting database of 270+ popular teacher and administrator journals. Topics include assessment, best practices, continuing education, current pedagogical research, curriculum development, elementary education, higher education, instructional media, language arts, literacy standards, school administration, science & mathematics, and teacher education.
  • PsycINFO
    Bibliographic citations and some full-text for journal articles, books, and book chapters. Subjects include psychology and psychological aspects of related disciplines, such as medicine, psychiatry, nursing, sociology, education, pharmacology, physiology, linguistics, anthropology, business, and law. 1872-present.

Special Web sites

  • Put Reading First: Kindergarten Through Grade 3, from the National Institute for Literacy
  • Teachers (Library of Congress) Access point for teachers to the Library of Congress' American Memory Collections. Provides activities, lesson plans, and suggestions for using the Library of Congress collections as part of the classroom curriculum.
  • Reading Sage: A reading and literacy blog with grade level reading assessments, leveled close reading passages, lesson plans, reading comprehension games, and advanced reading activities.
  • Success For All Foundation: An initiative created to develop and disseminate materials and programs to ensure that all students, from all backgrounds, achieve at the highest academic levels.

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John Henderson

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