Responsive to this request, while no existing documents contain the frequency of use and trainings within HCPSS, the Curriculum Office indicates Reading Recovery has been used in 16 elementary schools for the past five years, and is typically used 30 minutes for five days. Reading Recovery training is offered if a new teacher needs to be added for staffing purposes, with professional learning sessions offered for trained Reading Recovery teachers six times a year. Policies and practices come from the Standards and Guidelines of Reading Recovery from the Reading Recovery Council of North America: https://readingrecovery.org/reading-recovery/implementation/standards-guidelines/.
HCPSS MPIA Request #2019-036
*Some request language is summarized to include the requester's specific document requests and legally protected information (such as personally identifiable information of a student) or personal, defamatory and malicious content removed at the discretion of the school system.
**Responses containing legally protected information available only to the person of interest are omitted from the above report.
***Howard County Public Schools reserves the right to remove erroneous or outdated documents from this site.