Science of Reading Webinar 2: Recording and Resources Available

Professional Development for Ohio’s Public Libraries on the Science of Reading Webinar

On April 11, the OLC hosted a Science of Reading webinar with the Ohio Department of Education & Workforce (DEW). Ohio Literacy Lead Carolyn Turner provided specific information for public library staff on the Science of Reading, including components of emergent and early literacy and rethinking read alouds.

This webinar was the second in a series for OLC members. If you missed the live presentation, a recording and additional resources are available below.

View an archived version of the webinar.
(run time: 61 mintues]


  • Carolyn Turner, Ohio Literacy Lead, Ohio Dept. of Education & Workforce
  • Michelle Francis, Executive Director, OLC


PowerPoint Slide Deck (PDF)


Approved core instruction materials list

ReadOhio webpage

OLC Science of Reading Resource webpage

The OLC and DEW will host one more webinar this spring:

Each webinar in this series is free for Individual members and staff of OLC Institutional Member Libraries, but registration is required. We strongly encourage participation in the live webinars. However, if you are unable to attend a live presentation, each webinar will be recorded and posted on the OLC website.