Research and Outreach

Researchers advocate for poetry in early reading instruction

Educators have long recognized the power of poetry to inspire an enduring passion for language in children. But over time, poetry instruction for beginning readers has declined in favor of other teaching methods. Now, some scholars are trying to revive it. In an article, “Why Poetry for Reading Instruction? Because It Works!” published in the […]

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Fall 2018 PREP welcome

PREP (the Penobscot River Educational Partnership) is a collaborative of over 20 K-12 school districts and three institutions of higher education along the Penobscot River.

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