Two LIT(eracy) Ladies

Two LIT(eracy) Ladies
Two Lit(eracy) Ladies is an engaging education podcast featuring two experts in the field of adolescent literacy: Dr. Katherine McKnight and Deanna Gallagher. Katie and Deanna have been friends since college … a long, long time ago. Their combined …

A Teacher-Writer Publishes
Apr 8 • 34 min
Teacher Caprice Banks talks with Katie about her experience publishing her first book, “little girl, Grown”.
Help! My Students Write Like They Text with Jennifer French
Jan 10 • 24 min
Katie welcomes guest Dr. Jennifer French, author of “Help! My Students Write Like They Text” to discuss her book.
Struggling Middle School Readers with Jenn Marshall and Shirley Percifield
Dec 4, 2018 • 29 min
Katie and Deanna are joined by middle school experts Shirley Percifield and Jenn Marshall of Highlands Middle School to discuss how to help our struggling readers at the middle school Level.
Growth Mindset and Literacy Success with Dr. Richard Cash
Oct 31, 2018 • 32 min
Katie and Deanna welcome special guest Dr. Richard Cash to discuss Growth Mindset, The Four Stages of Self-Regulation and how both ideas relate to Literacy Success!
Warning, This Could Get Graphic!
Aug 23, 2018 • 28 min
What graphic novels are, and how can we use these texts in reading!
STREAM… don’t forget that R!
Jul 17, 2018 • 29 min
Katie and Deanna discuss the role of reading in STEM and STEAM curriculum.
How literacy has changed and MORE with Dr. Danny Brassell
Jun 29, 2018 • 37 min
Katie and Deanna are joined by special guest, literacy educator, speaker and author, Dr. Danny Brassell.
Adolescent Brain and Literacy
Jun 11, 2018 • 24 min
Katie and Deanna discuss the ins and outs of adolescent brain development in relationship to literacy skills.
Encouraging Teen Literacy at Home
May 24, 2018 • 21 min
Katie and Deanna discuss encouraging teenage literacy development— at home!