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Lesmurdie Senior High School
Reid Road, Lesmurdie
Western Australia 6076
Principal Kerry Chipchase
HaSS teacher Juanita Stafford recently attended a three day Professional Development Program, Tactical Teaching: Reading.
The three Tactical Teaching: Reading workshops provide a practical, hands on, whole school approach to improving literacy in the classroom. Strategies are easily implemented across all learning areas, enabling teachers to take ideas straight back to their classrooms and successfully support students in dealing with the literacy demands in their subject. It allows teachers to have a common language when discussing the reading needs of our students.
The three processes of the program are:
Since returning, Juanita has led the first of several Tactical Teaching: Reading workshops, training 18 staff members in how to help students use these processes. This will be an ongoing program to skill staff in all aspects of the program as part of a whole school approach to improving literacy across the school.