CRR Coaching Female Teacher

School Leaders Seminar

Taught by Irene Fountas and Cindy Downend, this seminar designed for principals and literacy leaders examines the roles of effective teaching, systematic assessment, literacy coaching, and supervision in improving student achievement in reading and writing.

Contact Us

Melissa Fasten, Project Manager

Phone: 617.349.8798


Elevating Teacher Expertise

  "Though we have seen a variety of approaches to instruction and arguments about content over the years, the key role of teacher expertise in schools must be at the forefront of systemic change if we are serious about educating every child." -Irene Fountas, Author, Professor, and Director of the Lesley University Center for Reading Recovery and Literacy Collaborative

Read what administrators in the Sandwich Public Schools on Cape Cod have to say about teacher expertise in their district gained through their work with the Center for Reading Recovery and Literacy Collaborative.

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Event Location

This event will take place on campus:

Lesley University
University Hall
1815 Massachusetts Avenue
Cambridge, MA 02140

University Hall is closest to the MBTA Red Line Porter Square stop. 

Directions to the Lesley Campus and Parking

Due to Lesley's urban location and limited parking, we recommend that you take public transportation to get here. If driving is better for you, here are some resources:

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