Donna M. ScanlonDonna M. Scanlon, PhD, is Professor Emeritus in the Department of Literacy Teaching and Learning at the University at Albany, State University of New York, where she served as director of the Child Research and Study Center. Dr. Scanlon has spent most of her career studying children’s reading difficulties and helping families and schools address the needs of students who struggle with literacy development. Her research contributed to the emergence of response to intervention as a process for preventing reading difficulties and avoiding inappropriate and inaccurate learning disability classifications. In recent years, her work has focused on the development of teacher knowledge and teaching skill to help prevent reading difficulties in young children and remediate reading difficulties among older children. Dr. Scanlon has served on the Literacy Research Panel, Response to Intervention Task Force, and Response to Intervention Commission of the International Literacy Association.
All titles by Donna M. Scanlon:
Early Literacy Instruction and Intervention: Third Edition: The Interactive Strategies ApproachDonna M. Scanlon, Kimberly L. Anderson, Erica M. Barnes, and Joan M. Sweeney
Comprehensive Reading Intervention in Grades 3-8: Fostering Word Learning, Comprehension, and MotivationLynn M. Gelzheiser, Donna M. Scanlon, Laura Hallgren Flynn, and Peggy Connors
Early Intervention for Reading Difficulties: Second Edition: The Interactive Strategies ApproachDonna M. Scanlon, Kimberly L. Anderson, and Joan M. Sweeney