Understanding Reading Assessments for Children

Thursday, Dec 6, 2012 at 10:00am

Villa Maria School

161 Sky Meadow Drive, Stamford , CT


Villa Maria is partnering with Smart Kids with Learning Disabilities, Inc. to host an informative presentation with Sheryl Knapp, M.Ed., A/AOGPE, the founder and President of the Literacy Learning & Assessment Center of Connecticut. Sheryl will discuss understanding reading assessments, and how to use them to advocate for effective reading instruction for your child.

Sheryl’s presentation will explore literacy components assessed in a comprehensive reading evaluation including phonological awareness, word identification skills, reading fluency, and the ability to apply specific comprehension strategies. Specific instructional programs and methodologies will be discussed, especially as they address areas of need. For more information about Sheryl Knapp and the Literacy Learning Assessment of Connecticut, visit www.literacylearningct.com.