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Flamingo Literacy

We developed a collection of literacy-focused programs designed to support teachers in delivering high-quality reading instruction beginning with Pre-K.

Flamingo Literacy
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Literacy Micro-Credentials

On-demand, online reading professional development for birth to twelfth grade educators.

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New Worlds Reading Initiative

Statewide book delivery program for K-5 students not yet reading on grade level in Florida

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Literacy Matrix

Literacy-focused, online professional development covering evidence-based reading instruction

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Literacy Coaching

Specialized certification program to develop literacy and coaching skills

A little girl reading on an iPad.

Reading App

Built from the Lastinger Center’s Small Group Instruction model, this app expands opportunities for developing readers to access the highest quality literacy resources and interactive lessons

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Custom Professional Development

The Lastinger Center offers tailored professional learning opportunities based on the unique needs of educators and students

See how these products have been implemented within specific educational contexts:

  • Florida Department of Education Literacy Matrix
  • Florida Department of Education Literacy Coaching Endorsement
  • Pinellas County Schools Early Learning Initiative (PELI) – Pinellas, Florida
  • Pinellas County Literacy Professional Development Support – Pinellas, Florida
  • Trident United Way Literacy United Project – Charleston, South Carolina
  • Kuspuk School District, Alaska – Flamingo Literacy Matrix Participation
  • Lamprey River Elementary, New Jersey – Literacy Professional Development