Blogs and Resources

Alice Visser-Furay is the fount of all wisdom when it comes to reading-related matters. Find her website here with a wealth of resources and advice.

How your brain learns to read by Professor Stanislaus Dehaene

Further reading

First on the list has to be Reading Reconsidered by Doug Lemov. Loads of practical strategies you can implement in the classroom and access to video clips that show how it’s done.

Alex Quigley’s Closing the Reading Gap was not yet out at time of writing, but if it is half as good as Closing the Vocabulary Gap, it will be a must read.