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Partners in Intervention: Guided Reading and the Collaborative Response Model

While watching Cheryl Gascoyne deliver a brilliant session on the merits of guided reading, I had an epiphany. Guided reading is a process that in elementary schools has been used to effectively teach children how to read. I used this process in my own…

June 17, 2019 | Author: Lorna Hewson | Read Article

Three Things I Learned in Reflecting Upon This Year . . .

1. Relationships are key. One of my earliest conversations with Lorna hinged upon the value of relationships. To ensure I was carrying out the work in a manner representative of what JIgsaw Learning has established across the educational landscape, I…

June 11, 2019 | Author: Cheryl Gascoyne | Read Article

CRM Progression - Targets for Implementation

There are two certainties that exist when it comes to the establishment and ongoing deepening of a Collaborative Response Model at the school level: 1. The model is complex - although it can be effectively summarized through the interrelatedness of the…

June 10, 2019 | Author: Kurtis Hewson | Read Article