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Response to Cummins: The OHRC Right to Read Report Will Move Ontario into the 21st Century.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): Journal of Teaching & Learning. 2022, Vol. 16 Issue 3, p96-108. 13p.


Abstract: In the April 2022 issue of the Journal of Teaching and Learning, Dr. Jim Cummins responded to the Ontario Human Rights Commission (2022a, 2022b) report on the Right to Read: Public Inquiry into Human Rights Issues Affecting Students with Reading Disabi...

Advancements in Identification and Risk Prediction of Reading Disabilities.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Scientific Studies of Reading. Jan/Feb2023, Vol. 27 Issue 1, p1-4. 4p.

Abstract: For example, instead of conceptualizing family risk as a dichotomous variable or even as a continuous in the form of an additive polygenic risk score, machine learning models may be capable of analyzing molecular genetic data at the level of thousands ...

What Reading-Level Match Design Reveals about Specific Reading Disability in a Transparent Orthography and How Much We Can Trust It.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Scientific Studies of Reading. Mar/Apr2023, Vol. 27 Issue 2, p101-118. 18p.

Abstract: To assess strengths and weaknesses of the reading level (RL) match approach and its potential to generate insights regarding the cognitive foundations of reading ability and disability. We applied RL-match design to a sample of 2nd – 6th graders readin...

MOCCA-College: Preliminary Validity Evidence of a Cognitive Diagnostic Reading Comprehension Assessment.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Learning Disabilities. Jan2023, Vol. 56 Issue 1, p58-71. 14p.

Abstract: As access to higher education increases, it is important to monitor students with special needs to facilitate the provision of appropriate resources and support. Although metrics such as the "reading readiness" ACT (formerly American College Testing) o...

Assessing Oral Language When Screening Multilingual Children for Learning Disabilities in Reading.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Intervention in School & Clinic. Jan2023, Vol. 58 Issue 3, p164-172. 9p.

Abstract: Multilingual children represent a rapidly growing population of students in U.S. schools. However, identification of language and learning disabilities for students from different linguistic backgrounds is complex, leading to frequent misidentification...

Differences Between Semantic and Phonemic Verbal Fluency in Adolescents With Reading Disorders.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Archives of Clinical Neuropsychology. Jan2023, Vol. 38 Issue 1, p126-130. 5p.

Abstract: Objectives This study aimed to examine which verbal fluency task is most useful in assessing adolescents with reading disorders (RD). Method Eighty-three Hebrew-speaking adolescents (ages 12–15), 42 of them with RD, completed semantic and phonemic flue...

Exploring the Machine Learning Paradigm in Determining Risk for Reading Disability.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Scientific Studies of Reading. Jan/Feb2023, Vol. 27 Issue 1, p5-20. 16p.

Abstract: Researchers have developed a constellation model of decoding-related reading disabilities (RD) to improve the RD risk determination. The model's hallmark is its inclusion of various RD indicators to determine RD risk. Classification methods such as log...

Exploring Genetic and Neural Risk of Specific Reading Disability within a Nuclear Twin Family Case Study: A Translational Clinical Application.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Personalized Medicine. Jan2023, Vol. 13 Issue 1, p156. 25p.

Abstract: Imaging and genetic studies have characterized biological risk factors contributing to specific reading disability (SRD). The current study aimed to apply this literature to a family of twins discordant for SRD and an older sibling with reading difficu...

Screening for reading disability in university students with phonological processing and working memory tasks.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Dyslexia (Chichester, England) [Dyslexia] 2019 Aug; Vol. 25 (3), pp. 256-266. Date of Electronic Publication: 2019 Jul 08.

Abstract: Many students in higher education have undiagnosed reading disabilities (RDs), but there are few measures to screen for RD in this population. The aim of this study was to determine the ability of tasks that are sensitive to RDs-such as measures of pho...

Assessment of effective strategy instruction and reading comprehension.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Preventing School Failure. 2022, Vol. 66 Issue 4, p320-326. 7p. 4 Charts.

Abstract: Reading comprehension is a critical skill for student success in school, the workplace, and daily life, yet many students display significant reading comprehension deficits. This article describes the impact effective strategy instruction can have on t...