About Jan Richardson

Jan Richardson, Ph.D., a leading expert in guided reading, is a former K-12 teacher, reading specialist, Reading Recovery teacher leader, and staff developer. She currently is an educational consultant, providing presentations and classroom demonstrations across the U.S. and Canada. Dr. Richardson’s best-selling Next Step collection includes The Next Step Forward in Guided Reading; Literacy Footprints: A Complete System for Supporting Guided Reading; The Guided Reading Teacher’s Companion: Prompts, Discussion Starters, and Teaching Points; Next Step Guided Reading in Action video suite; and Next Step Guided Reading Assessment.

What's New?

  • Jan's newest book is now available for pre-order! The Next Step Forward in Guided Reading will be available on July 22nd, 2016, but you can pre-order now from Scholastic's Teacher Store.
    Posted Jun 30, 2016, 5:12 PM by Courtney Richardson
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Literacy Tips

  • We'll be taking a break from Literacy Tips for the summer. We wish all of you wonderful teachers a fun and relaxing summer break!
    Posted Jun 15, 2016, 11:02 AM by Courtney Richardson
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