Summer, 2009

Using Audio Books to Improve Reading and Academic Performance

The presentation covered the contents of a research article and included time to sample several audio books, engage in a mini-literature circle sharing about the books reviewed, and explore how to involve parents, students, teachers, and libraries in projects to improve reading using audio books. Time was be provided for questions and comments. For a variety of biographic information, including digital portfolios, visit the profile page on the web site.

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