WY LIT IN THE NEWS

As passionate advocates for literacy issues, we've partnered with the Wyoming Tribune Eagle to share our message with a statewide audience. Check back often for new columns, reprinted with permission here. 

Michael Cummo/Wyoming Tribune Eagle

Fleming and Roden: Tips for homeschooling your struggling reader

by Heather Fleming and Kari Roden, March 24, 2020

It can be overwhelming to know where to begin to help a struggling reader. Heather Fleming and Kari Roden have been there and want to help.

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Test help us understand why a child struggles with reading

by Heather Fleming and Kari Roden, January 28, 2019

Understanding the right questions to ask when assessing a child's reading progress can mean the difference between reading success and failure.

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Focus on phonics has increased reading test scores

by Sonya Tysdal and Mary Myers, February 11, 2019

Weston County School District #1 Curriculum Director Sonya Tysdal and Weston County School District #1 K-12 Literacy Instruction Facilitator Mary Myers know firsthand the benefits of the science of reading.

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Association between reading research and instruction often lacking

by Kay Fabricus and Jen Huelskamp, February 25, 2020

Fremont County educators Kay Fabricus and Jen Huelskamp questioned the effectiveness of their approach to teaching reading and discovered the science of reading—and the world was never the same.

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Wyoming can do better for students with dyslexia

by Dondi Tondro-Smith, March 10, 2020

Being backed into an educational corner is a nightmare for parents of children with common learning disabilities like dyslexia. Dondi Tondro-Smith shares her family's journey.

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The cost of ignoring the science of reading

by Heather Fleming and Kari Roden, January 14, 2019

Poor readers don't just "catch up."  The health and economic outcomes of reading failure are overwhelming.

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Dyslexia common cause of difficulty across languages

by Heather Fleming and Kari Roden, December 31, 2019

Dyslexia is the most common cause of reading, writing, and spelling difficulties across languages. But that's just part of the story.

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WY Lit founders promote evidence-based reading instruction

by Elizabeth Samson for the Wyoming Tribune Eagle, December 8, 2019

WY Lit founders Heather Fleming and Kari Roden discuss the origins of WY Lit and the impact they expect to make on dyslexia support and literacy instruction in Wyoming.

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