Science of Reading: The Podcast

S5-E3: The right assessment and the right data with Dr. Jan Hasbrouck

March 23, 2022 Season 5 Episode 3
Science of Reading: The Podcast
S5-E3: The right assessment and the right data with Dr. Jan Hasbrouck
Show Notes

Today on the podcast, we‘re joined by literacy expert Jan Hasbrouck, Ph.D. Dr. Hasbrouck is an education consultant, author, and researcher. She opens the episode talking about her start with literacy, underscoring how she was one of the lucky ones who learned how to teach reading correctly in college. Dr. Hasbrouck also discusses what it’s like to combat skepticism—both of the Science of Reading and the power of assessment. She then goes on to talk about the book she co-authored on student-focused coaching and ends the episode by addressing assessment anxiety directly, including a discussion of where it comes from, the importance of progress monitoring, and more!

Student-Focused Coaching by Jan Hasbrouck, Ph.D., Daryl Michel, Ph.D.