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Topic: Content Literacy Continuum
Subcategory: Big Picture
Summary: This chapter describes the Content Literacy Continuum, a conceptual framework for literacy instruction; instructional practices that improve students’ performances; and a CLC implementation at Muskegon (MI) High School.