Mark has served as a reading specialist, ELA teacher, and instructional coach in the elementary middle school, high school, and community college settings.
Assessment-based instruction to help students "catch up" while they "keep up" with grade-level standards.
Honored to be a teacher!
His MA Education (Reading Specialist) is out of the California State University at Sacramento. Mark received his teaching credential at the University of California at Los Angeles after graduating Magna cum Laude from the University of Southern California. Go Trojans!
Mark Pennington is an educational author, presenter, reading specialist, and middle school teacher. He encourages teachers to differentiate instruction in reading/English-language arts. Check out blog.penningtonpublishing.com for over 700 articles and FREE RESOURCES.
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