RRLS in the Press
Preventing the Summer Slide – Breakfast Television Toronto
Aug 16, 2018 – Ruth shares strategies to get children back into learning mode after the summer break.
Return to Analog: Why pen and paper still matter for some Torontonians – CBC Toronto
Aug 7, 2018 – Ruth was interviewed by the CBC about handwriting skills.
How to Raise a Confident Reader – Breakfast Television Toronto
April 17, 2018 – Ruth gives tips on how to raise confident readers.
Find Part 2 of this interview on Kevin Frankish’s Twitter here.
The importance of cursive writing – Breakfast Television Toronto
January 23, 2018 – Ruth visits Breakfast Television Toronto to discuss the importance of cursive handwriting.
Getting ready for parent-teacher interviews – Breakfast Television Toronto
November 15, 2017 – Ruth Rumack is a guest on Breakfast Television Toronto to discuss how to make the most of parent-teacher interviews.
Exams are coming! Ruth Rumack gives preparation tips for high school students – Talk Radio AM 640
May 30, 2017 – Ruth is a guest on Talk Radio AM 640 where she shares preparation tips ahead of exam season.
Ruth gives exam study tips! – Breakfast Television Toronto
May 24, 2017 -Ruth Rumack stops by Breakfast Television to give some study tips ahead of exam season.
How to Create a Generation of Strong Readers – CTV Your Morning
March 31, 2017 -Ruth Rumack visits CTV Your Morning to discuss how to create strong young readers with phonological awareness skills.
Family Literacy Day – CTV Northern Ontario
January 27, 2017 -Ruth Rumack talks to Northern Ontario News about Family Literacy Day and how to improve our literacy rates in Canada.
How to Win the Homework Battle – CTV Your Morning
January 20, 2017 – Ruth Rumack visits CTV’s Your Morning to talk about the ways parents can win the homework battle. She shares different strategies parents can use according to their child’s personality.
Ruth Explains How The Alpha-Mania Adventures Series Teaches Pre-reading Skills – CTV Calgary
December 16, 2016 – Ruth Rumack, the creator of the Alpha-Mania program, visits CTV Calgary to discuss pre-reading skills, phonological awareness, and the Alpha-Mania Adventures storybook series.
Ruth Talks About Pre-Reading Skills and Phonological Awareness – WSVA Radio
December 7, 2016 – Ruth is a guest on WSVA radio in Harrisonburg, Virginia. She talks about improving reading habits in children and the benefits of phonological awareness and phonics for future reading success.
Ruth Discusses ADHD and Alpha-Mania Adventures – CHED Morning News, Edmonton
December 6, 2016 – Ruth is a guest on CHED Morning News in Edmonton, Alberta. She discusses strategies for teaching reading to children with ADHD. Ruth also talks about phonological awareness and the benefits of teaching reading with the storybook series Alpha-Mania Adventures.
Ruth Is Interviewed About Homework Issues – Talk Radio AM 640
September 8, 2016 – Ruth visited the Talk Radio AM 640 studio to discuss homework issues and how to keep children on top of their assignments.
Thank you AM640 for having us!
Ruth Talks About Handwriting – Fresh Air on CBC Radio
September 4, 2016 – Ruth had a wonderful interview with Jelena Adzic on her CBC radio show Fresh Air. They discussed the importance of handwriting and why it is concerning schools are taking it out of their curriculums entirely.
Ruth Talks about Back to School – Newstalk 1010
August 27, 2016 – Ruth talks to Ted Woloshyn from Newstalk 1010 about back to school season.
Chris Selley Comes to RRLS to Learn About Handwriting – National Post
August 17, 2016 – The National Post came by Ruth Rumack’s Learning Space to learn more about the importance of handwriting. Take a look at the wonderful video they made. Thank you, Chris Selley! Come back anytime!
5 Ways to End Homework Battle – Today’s Parent
August 8, 2016 – Ruth shares insight on how to solve the “homework battle” with children according to their unique personalities.
NewsTalk1010 with Ted Woloshyn
March 26, 2016 – Ruth talks to Ted Woloshyn about literacy rates in Canada.
Ruth on 680 News Toronto
March 5, 2016 –
Literacy crisis in Canada? – Ruth Rumack on Square Off (CHCH)
November 22, 2015 – Ruth Rumack appears on the TV show Square Off to talk about the shockingly low literacy rate in Canada. She also shares insights on how to engage young students so we can reverse this trend.
Here is a link to a summary of stats pulled directly from Statistics Canada: http://www.literacy.ca/
RRLS featured in the Globe and Mail
September 20, 2015 – RRLS is featured in the Globe and Mail in an article about cursive writing.