Supporting Every Child’s Right to Read

Judy Boksner: In My Classroom

Join Judy Boksner from The Literacy View and Dr. Kathryn Garforth as to show others how she teaches using practices aligned with the Structured Literacy in her classroom.

Other Resources:

The Right to Read Initiative & Repeated Readings

Report of the National Reading Panel: Teaching Children to Read

Dr. Kathryn Garforth, Ph.D.
Founder of Garforth Education and The Right To Read Initiative. 
Garforth Education provides online courses and professional development for educators. Garforth Education provides support to families of neurodiverse individuals. Dr. Garforth helps them understand the diagnosis and needs of their child.


Dr. Kathryn Garforth is passionate about every child's #RightToRead. As a dyslexic and the parent of a dyslexic she has a personal connection to the struggles students face. Her teacher training program did not provide the training to teach children like her how to read.  She's determined to spread awareness about best practices for teaching reading.


Twitter: @GarforthEduc

Judy Boksner is a co-host of The Literacy View Podcast and currently works on the Universal Literacy Team at the NYC Department of Education. Ms. Boksner and her team’s goal is to ensure that every student exits second-grade reading and writing on grade level. Boksner possesses a strong background in early childhood literacy and has worked with the NYC Department of Education for over twenty-four years.

Boksner is formally trained in Reading Recovery and has extensive expertise in The Science of Reading. Ms. Boksner is trained in Orton Gillingham’s approach and Letrs, based on the Science of Reading. Ms. Boksner has extensive experience teaching linguistics and foundational skills through Wilson Reading-Fundations.

Judy Boksner is a first-generation American and is a licensed English Language Practitioner. Boksner works extensively with students who are English Language Learners.

Ms. Boksner is a data specialist. Her work in examining data leads to more substantial student outcomes and success.

Judy Boksner, M.Ed.

Phone:​(917) 207-7654
Email: ​
Twitter:​ @BoksnerJudy

Letrs Certification:…
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