•   Reading Specialists wear many hats!  



    Here are just a few of our responsibilities to help you to
    better understand our role within the school: 
    -Coordinate the county's reading curriculum   
    -Order & distribute instructional materials that support the reading program
    -Train & coach teachers to implement the reading curriculum effectively
    -Train PALS tutors
    -Make schedules for the PALS tutors and reading specialists
    -Model teaching techniques & strategies for teachers
    -Work with small groups to provide intervention for students in need
    -Administer school-wide testing for DRA & PALS
    -Analyze testing data to determine students' strengths and weaknesses