Oct. 17, 2019Each year, Homecoming is dedicated to a Northern Arizona University staff or faculty member who has shown their Lumberjack pride through exceptional service to the … Read more about Celebrate excellence at NAU’s annual Homecoming Dedicatee Banquet
Reading isn’t all rainbows for many children across the country.
In fact, it’s down right difficult for 70 percent of Arizona’s fourth-graders who are testing below proficient in reading, according to the National Center for Educational Statistics.
Trina Spencer, research director at the Institute for Human Development at Northern Arizona University, is on a mission to help remedy a national reading crisis through the design and roll-out of an academic language intervention curriculum called Story Champs. The program is being sought after by educators across… Read more