College of Psychology: Faculty Proceedings, Presentations, Speeches and Lectures

Title

The Importance of Implementing Culturally Relevant Texts to Improve Reading

Event Location / Date(s)

Orlando, FL

Document Type

Workshop

Presentation Date

10-25-2018

Conference Name / Publication Title

45th Annual Conference of the Florida Association of School Psychologists (FASP) Annual Conference

Description

The purpose of this presentation is to provide a review of the literature regarding the use of culturally relevant texts to promote student interest in reading. Specific guidelines for selecting culturally relevant texts and research addressing how culturally relevant texts to promote academic gains in diverse students is discussed.

Share

COinS