Franki Sibberson

Supporting Families as Literacy Mentors


Franki Sibberson taught elementary students in Dublin, Ohio, for 33 years. She is a thought leader in literacy, with a specific focus on literacy workshop, student agency, readers in grades 3-6, and digital literacy. Franki is past president of the National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE). She has co-authored numerous publications and books including Beyond Leveled Books, Still Learning to Read, Day-toDay Assessment in the Reading Workshop, and Digital Reading: What’s Essential? Franki holds a Masters and a Bachelor’s degree in reading from Bowling State University.