READ: The Research Education ADvocacy Podcast

READ: The Research Education ADvocacy Podcast
READ, the Research Education ADvocacy Podcast, connects you with prominent researchers, thought leaders, and educators who share their work, insights, and expertise about current research and best practices in fields of education and child development….

Bonus Episode: Literacy in a Pandemic with Ken Pugh, PhD
Oct 14 • 33 min
This bonus episode follows our October conversation with Ken Pugh, PhD, “Using Science to Decode the Literacy Crisis.” Dr. Pugh further illustrates the implications of the COVID-19 pandemic on literacy around the world, citing current scientific…
Using Science to Decode the Literacy Crisis with Ken Pugh, PhD
Oct 7 • 33 min
In this episode, Dr. Ken Pugh, an internationally renowned scientist and the President and Director of Research at Haskins Laboratories, addresses the global literacy crisis, drawing attention to the moral responsibility we have to ensure all children…
Executive Functioning, Resilience, and Back to Basics Parenting
Sep 2 • 35 min
Executive functioning (EF) refers to the foundational skill set required to manage daily life including behavior, attention, and self-management. For children, executive functioning is essential for academic performance in school as well as overall…
Navigating the Linguistic Landscape: A Path to Equity and Access
Aug 26 • 42 min
Julie Washington, PhD, and Windward’s Head of School, Jamie Williamson discuss the impact of race and culture on the Linguistic Landscape of American schools. Dr. Washington’s research focuses on the linguistic differences in students speaking African…
Translating Literacy Research, Empowering Teachers with Margie Gillis, EdD
Aug 5 • 29 min
Drawing on decades of research on reading and professional development, Margie Gillis, EdD, presents the necessary elements to provide teachers with the training and tools to implement high quality reading instruction in their classrooms. As the founder…
Inside the Institute with John J. Russell, EdD
Jul 1 • 33 min
This episode marks a significant milestone for the READ podcast and The Windward Institute- the sixth month anniversary since The Institute’s official launch. In this interview, John J. Russell, EdD, the Executive Director of The Windward Institute,…
“See Her Speak”: A DLD Discussion with Tiffany Hogan, PhD, CCC-SLP
Jun 3 • 34 min
Language is a powerful device we use to communicate every day, yet we may underestimate its complex, multifaceted nature. In this episode, Tiffany Hogan, PhD, CCC-SLP teaches listeners about the fundamental aspects of language and discusses specific…
Back to the Classroom with Devin Kearns, PhD
May 13 • 31 min
Host Danielle Scorrano invites READ listeners to enter the classroom with Devin Kearns, PhD! Dr. Kearns, a former teacher, is an expert in educational research and professor of special education at University of Connecticut. Dr. Kearns shares his…
At home and from a distance: Supporting our children’s well-being and learning during COVID- 19 with Rachel Busman, PsyD
Apr 22 • 25 min
This current COVID-19 outbreak has significantly changed how we live. While practicing social distancing from their own homes, host Danielle Scorrano interviews Rachel Busman, PsyD, the Senior Director of the Anxiety Disorders Center, Director of the…
In-School Neuro-Superheroes: The Promise of In-School Neuroscience
Mar 4 • 26 min
One of the benefits of in-school neuroscience is the engagement between researchers, educators, and students. In this episode, we speak with Nicole Landi, PhD, about her work as a cognitive neuroscientist at Haskins Laboratories and professor at…
Leading With Values with Jamie Williamson, Head of School at The Windward School
Feb 5 • 21 min
In this episode, Jamie Williamson, the Head of School at The Windward School, shares his experiences as an educator and leader.
Real Talk About Baby Talk with Dr. Richard Aslin
Jan 8 • 15 min
In this episode, we speak with Dr. Richard Aslin, a Senior Research Scientist at Haskins Laboratories.