Author Bio

A former elementary and middle grade teacher, Timothy Rasinski is a professor of literacy education at Kent State University. His work focuses on foundational reading competencies (word recognition, vocabulary, and fluency) and working with struggling readers. trasinsk@kent.edu

James Nageldinger teaches literacy at Elmira College in upstate NY, is the co-author of a book on reading fluency and has presented on his research at numerous national and international conferences. He is pleased to have collaborated again with Drs Rasinski and Young. j nageldinger@elmira.edu

Dr. Chase Young is an associate professor in the department of Language, Literacy and Special Populations at Sam Houston State University. Prior to entering higher education, he taught second and third grades and served as an elementary reading specialist. chaseyoung@shsu.edu


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