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4.8 Writing to Improve Comprehension with Heather O’Donnell

In this episode, I’m joined by Heather O’Donnell for a conversation about writing skills that will help your kids and students improve their comprehension.   Heather O’Donnell MS.Ed and Ed.M began her career as a classroom teacher. Working in both special and general education classroom settings, she left the classroom in 2018 to open New Paltz […]

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4.7 A Few of My Favorite Things: Reading, Writing, & Online Learning Gifts

In this special holiday episode, we’re diving into the world of reading, writing, and online learning with a guide to thoughtful and educational Christmas gifts for kids! With the holiday season right around the corner, I’ve curated a list of gifts that will inspire young minds and foster a love for learning. Whether it’s enhancing […]

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3.37 That’s a Wrap on Season 3!

It’s our season 3 finale! Wow, I can’t beleive how incredible this season has been! Tune in as we take a stroll down memory lane, get a sneak peek at what’s to come over the summer, and I’ll offer my opinion on the debate over whether kids should take the summer off or keep tutoring. […]

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3.22 20 Ways to Read and Write Beyond the Pages of a Book

I’m back with a short episode packed full of great ideas for how you can inspire your child to read and write in fun and creative ways! I’m all about creative thinking, life hacks, and finding ways to reach children that are struggling as readers and writers.  Tune in as I share 20 ways to […]

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3.19 Teach Your Students How They are Best Able to Learn with Olivia Richardson

I’m so excited to welcome Olivia Richardson to The Reading Project Podcast.  Olivia is a reading interventionist and first-year, 1st-grade teacher. After school, she uses her signature 3-step framework to help her students master phonics quickly so they can finally read their favorite books! Tune in to this episode where we’ll be discussing learningg styles […]

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3.13 Teaching Reading and Living Bilingually with Melissa Muir

In this episode, I’m joined by Melissa Muir of Melissa is Teaching.  Melissa is Francisco’s wife, and mom of 4 kids (ages 9, 7, 5, and 3). She’s originally from Virginia but has lived in South America (Ecuador, to be precise) for the past 10 years. She has her Masters in the Art of Teaching […]

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3.12 Help! My Child Doesn’t Like to Read

I hear it all the time… Ashley, HELP! My child does not like to read! In this episode,  I’m sharing three pieces of advice for what you can do if your child has said that they don’t like reading. Stay tuned until the end and pay close attention to #3. I think it might surprise […]

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3.6 Practical Tips for Working on Reading Comprehension at Home

Developing strong reading comprehension skills is critical to overall reading success. Often, students struggle with mastering comprehension skills. If you are a parent who wants to know how you can work with your child on reading comprehension at home, this episode is for you! Tune in for my top five practical and easy-to-implement tips for […]

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3.2 5 Online Tools We Use for Reading and Writing

Parents often ask about the best online tools for reading and writing. There are A LOT out there. Some are better than others and some will be a better fit for you and your learner. There is no one-size-fits-all approach to learning.  In this solo episode, I’m sharing five of my favorite online tools for […]

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The Reading Project Podcast

Welcome to The Reading Project podcast where I help you build stronger readers one episode at a time. I am Ashley – Your Reading Tutor – and my experience as an online tutor, classroom teacher, and the mother of a reluctant reader, has allowed me to bring a fun and effective approach to building stronger […]

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