Michelle Elia

Michelle Elia

Michelle Elia works on behalf of the Ohio Department of Education as one of two Ohio Literacy Leads, a role that allows her to work with district administrators, teachers, and students across the state. Elia serves as a board member of the Northern Ohio branch of the International Dyslexia Association, a member of Ohio’s What Matters Now Network, a Language Essentials for Teachers of Reading and Spelling trainer, and a literacy advisor at both Youngstown State and Walsh Universities. Elia is passionate about literacy, the science of reading, and evidence-based instructional practices that are inclusive of all students.

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Meeting the needs of our youngest learners

By Abby Morales, Alycia Rhinehart, Tabatha Rosproy and Michelle Elia | August 13, 2020

Socially distanced classrooms present their own challenges for children who are still developing self-regulation and social skills. This webinar will share strategies for teaching young learners (preschool to grade 2) in ways that address their academic, social, and emotional development during the pandemic.