TITLE

The Literacy Leader

AUTHOR(S)
Pitches, Neale
PUB. DATE
March 2007
SOURCE
Literacy Today;Mar2007, Issue 50, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the Literacy Leader Course, started by the New Zealand Government in 1997, aimed at increasing the literacy knowledge of school leaders like principals and teachers. In the U.S. this program is offered through Pacific Learning, a California-based literacy company. As noted, Neale Pitches, a teacher, is the lead developer of this literacy program. The aim of the program is to improve the performance of students from various cultural and economic backgrounds.
ACCESSION #
26663179

Tags: EDUCATIONAL leadership;  LITERACY programs;  TEACHERS -- Training of;  SCHOOL principals -- Training of;  PITCHES, Neale

 

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