Teachers Agree: Students Improve
We polled teachers from 12 schools that had been trained in The Key Comprehension Routine to hear their thoughts on how the strategies were working with students. Here’s what they said:
Educators Love Our Training
We gave educators post-training surveys on our Comprehension, Writing and Vocabulary training on a scale of 1-5 (5=Excellent). Here’s how we did:
Teachers Improve Instructional Practice
K-3 teachers were surveyed 3 months after initial and follow-up training concluded. Because the instructional routines are effective, a sample of results indicate a significant change to their literacy related instructional practice.
Students Build Literacy Skills
6-9th Grade Teachers in a Massachusetts urban district integrated comprehension instruction to their classroom teaching. When surveyed at the end of the school year, 91% of grade 6-9 students reported use of the strategies: