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The It List is our weekly email that highlights 5-7 new features at Lead Literacy each week. The list is short, succinct, and designed for quick skimming. Members receive the It List in the email account listed in their membership profile. If you are a member and not receiving the It List, please contact us.

October 13, 2017 It List

This week we look at infusing literacy throughout the whole school. If you'd prefer to read the newsletter online, click here.

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It's the Little Things: Small Actions for Building a Healthy Literacy Culture

Matt Renwick explains how everything from symbols to basic cleanliness in schools affects the climate for literacy.

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Reading Invasion

Brian Sepe explains how a "reading invasion" (an outdoor schoolwide event) is a simple, fun, and powerful way to promote a reading community.

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Coaching Minute: Punctuality (VIDEO)

Heather Rader explains why starting professional development on time is crucial for the learning climate in this quick video tip.

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Wordless Videos to Teach Problem Solving

If you're looking for short videos for professional development sessions, there are many fun takes here to foster discussions on problem solving and grit.

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Being a good leader isn't about having power over others, but instilling power in others.

                                                         Jessica Bohn

Last chance to join Jennifer Allen this fall for our online course Literacy Coach Jumpstart, October 18-29. It's the final offering of this course in 2017. You'll get personal responses from Jen to all your questions, view three webcasts, and receive books, DVDs, and online resources. Click here for registration details.