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How to Use Explicit Instruction to Teach Reading Comprehension

Presented by: Corey Pollard, M.S.

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After this webinar, you will be able to...

  • You will be able to list the three core neural processes for literacy and where reading comprehension fits into the mix
  • You will be able to describe why reading comprehension needs to start at the foundational level of reading instruction
  • You will be able to describe how to use listening comprehension to support explicit instruction of reading comprehension
  • You will be able to list at least 2 methods on how to utilize graphic organizers and paired passages to support explicit instruction of reading comprehension


Corey Pollard, M.S.

Corey Pollard is an educational therapist with 15 years of experience working with struggling students as a researcher, diagnostician, and reading interventionist. She formed her own business coaching and consulting with both families of struggling readers and educators supporting struggling students. Corey has a Masters degree in Clinical Psychology and has experience working with leading education researchers and clinicians at Kennedy Krieger Institute, Children’s Hospital Colorado, and the University of Denver.

Disclosure Statements: Corey Pollard is a staff member at The SLP Solution

  • Financial— Receives payment from the SLP Soluion for presenting this information. Owns an educational consulting and training practice producing literacy support and intervention material.
  • Nonfinancial— No relevant nonfinancial relationship exists.  


  • 0-5 Minutes: Introduction
  • 5-50 Minutes: Presentation & Takeaways
  • 50-60 Minutes: Summary and Q&A
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