Deirdre O’Toole: In My Classroom
Resources mentioned in this talk:
The Right to Read Initiative & Repeated Readings
Report of the National Reading Panel: Teaching Children to Read
Deirdre O’Toole (Dee) is a Primary School Teacher in Ireland and is currently teaching Junior Infants (Kindergarten). She fell down the rabbit hole of Early Literacy Research a few years ago and hasn’t looked back since. Every day is a an opportunity to learn something new!
Dee runs ‘Playful Classroom’, which you can find on Instagram, Facebook and ww.playfulclassroom.ie. She is also the founder of the Facebook group ‘Science of Reading Discussion for Irish Teachers’. All are welcome to join!