The session will explore ways to link literacy and numeracy to scaffold letter learning, word work, and foundational skill-building in Grade K-2 students. Teaching strategies effective in supporting students’ understanding in both areas will also be highlighted.
About the Presenter
Adria Klein, Ph.D.
Adria Klein, Ph.D. is the Director of the Comprehensive Literacy Center which is focused on literacy intervention at Saint Mary’s College of California. She is the former president of the California Reading Association and has served on the International Literacy Association’s Board of Directors. Adria is the co-author of many professional books and articles, as well as children’s books. As a former math and literacy teacher, Adria has written about literacy and mathematics for over two decades.