STAR newsletter


The latest issue of STAR Tips and Techniques has now been posted, for July 2018.

This issue highlights a piece of research on teaching and assessing understanding of text structures, and asks practitioners to reflect on these five fundamentals of effective instruction:

  1. active engagement
  2. numerous practice opportunities
  3. reflecting on the usefulness of what is learned
  4. monitoring effectiveness
  5. providing and asking for feedback


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