Multiliteracy Research Invitational

Multiliteracy Research Colleagues, 

Thank you for the work you do to further the pedagogical knowledge base for teaching multilingual learners. Here I am posting a number of resources for you to explore.

Click here for my presentation for the Multiliteracy Research Invitational titled The Status of Our Research on April 26, 2024.

Please click here to access my article titled Reaffirming Multilingual Educators’ Pedagogical Knowledge Base that was published in the CABE Conference 2024 Edition of the Multilingual Educator.

Here is the link to Dr. Mora’s talking points, comments and an analysis of the reasons for opposing California Assembly Bill AB 2222 (Rubio). 

Click here for my comprehensive Science of Reading: A Critique with subsections for extended discussion of the implications of legislative initiatives by the SoR movement.

Click here the April 24, 2024 CABE Webinar Debunking the Science of Reading Neuroscience Claims. Dr. Mora was a panelist for this enlightening presentation by Dr. Steven Strauss, Ph.D., M.D. Dr. Straus is the author of the 2005 book titled “The Linguistics, Neurology, and Politics of Phonics: Silent “E” Speaks Out.” Dr Strauss is also co-author with Ken Goodman and Peter H. Fries of the book “Reading: The Grand Illusion: How and Why People Make Sense of Print.”

Be sure to read this online free access book by Rob Tierney and P. David Pearson titled Fact-checking the Science of Reading: Opening up the conversation. Literacy Research Commons. 

Here is the link to my presentation at La Cosecha 2023 La Lectoescritura en español: Reaffirming the international scientific research base.

Click here for the CABE 2023 presentation by Diane Sharken Taboada and Jill Kerper Mora of our research study on the Mexico National Reading Program. The presentation is titled Investigating the Evidence Base: Spanish Literacy Instruction through International Research.

Click here for a comprehensive Spanish Literacy Research Bibliography. Many of these citations have direct links to the documents. This is a Google Shared Folder with a selection of informative Spanish Literacy Research Folder articles from Spanish speaking countries. Contact Dr. Mora to request a printable copy of the current version of the Spanish Literacy Research Bibliography. 

Jill Kerper Mora