1703 North Beauregard St.
Alexandria, VA 22311-1714
Tel: 1-800-933-ASCD (2723)
8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. eastern time, Monday through Friday
Local to the D.C. area: 1-703-578-9600
Toll-free from U.S. and Canada: 1-800-933-ASCD (2723)
All other countries: (International Access Code) + 1-703-578-9600
This four-lesson course will explain why it's important for every teacher to become involved in teaching students how to read, write, and comprehend the subject matter being presented to them. You will also explore the common misperception that a lack of reading skills is the root of failure in content area courses and learn several strategies relevant to social studies.
(ASCD PD Online course, 2011) Self-paced asynchronous online course. Upon completion, learners will be awarded an ASCD Certificate worth up to 20 Clock Hours.