Brandy Archer, Ed.D. is the Content Area
Literacy Consultant for the Curriculum and
Instruction unit in the Office of Education
Improvement and Innovation at the Michigan
Department of Education. Brandy’s current work
includes Intentional Instructional Practice training
for teachers in the African American Young
Men of Promise Initiative and supporting MDE’s
early literacy and mathematic initiative. For more
information on the African American Young
Men of Promise visit: http://www.michigan.gov/
email Brandy at: firstname.lastname@example.org
"Why Science Instruction is Essential to Literacy,"
Michigan Reading Journal: Vol. 48:
3, Article 8.