Tag Archives: @leaderandreader

April 26

The Top 10 Reasons This Principal Loves Daily Five and CAFE by Mindy Reid

  As an elementary principal, I got to witness my former school’s three year transformation in becoming a school-wide Daily 5/CAFE environment and see the amazing results firsthand.  We set a goal of creating a culture of readers, and D5 and CAFE helped us get there.  I am excited to begin that journey at my […]

March 13

Igniting a Passion for Reading: A Retro Review to Reignite the Flame by Mindy Reid

  Two years ago, I purchased Steven L. Layne’s book, Igniting a Passion for Reading:  Successful Strategies for Building Lifetime Readers at my school’s Scholastic Book Fair.  With my passion for promoting reading to my students and staff, you can imagine my delight when I stumbled upon a book with a title like that!  I […]