We're writing to give you a brief update about Okapi Educational Publishing during this unprecedented time. First, we want to wish you and your loved ones nothing but safety and good health during these trying times. We understand that this situation has affected everyone in some way and want to let you know that we are thinking of you. Although our staff is working remotely, it is still business as usual. You can still request samples by filling out a sampler request form at Curriculum Samples. Consider an alternate address for delivery if your school is currently closed. We will ship your sampler as soon as we are able to reopen.
If you need to make a purchase, please contact us at 866-652-7436 or via email at email@example.com.
Also, be sure to check our Literacy Voices website for vibrant Professional Development resources that include upcoming FREE webinars for educators, and a vast array of other video and printed content we think you'll find invaluable. Among the things you’ll find there are these:
Archives of our Shared- and Guided Reading Webinar Series
Welcome to Literacy Voices, where our experts share instructional strategies with teachers. You'll find practical classroom tips from real educators, personal stories and innovative approaches to improving your teaching practice, and tools you can use immediately.
Have you ever tried the word tricks where numerals replace letters or where medial letters in words are rearranged? These demonstrate how highly skilled readers are so practised with text that they can still access meaning. They are a reminder of how much prior knowledge helps reader understanding.