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An important premise for any instructional practice is that it is grounded in a framework supported by scientifically based research. There are many online sources of practical research-based materials for teachers of reading and writing. Within these pages, you'll find links to current research documents that can greatly contribute to how teachers provide instruction in reading and writing. You can browse through online articles from various literacy journals or explore the online offerings from many professional literacy organizations. Our list of recommended professional books is constantly growing to keep up with changing needs and interests in literacy development. You may also use the online discussions or professional development resources as a springboard for getting more involved in various online literacy communities.

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