Video Introduction to SSP - Module 1: the research base of structured literacy

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This 13-minute professional learning video, presented by literacy expert Jocelyn Seamer, introduces the Science of Reading and explains the implications this body of research has for teaching reading. You will learn about the evidence base that supports the Science of Reading, Sweller's cognitive load theory and Dehaene's Four Pillars of Learning framework. The other videos in the series are Framework for evidence-informed reading instruction, Key understandings and Features of a systematic synthetic phonics approach.

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  • Professional learning
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F; 1; 2

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