Tag: reading instruction

Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

Closing the Reading Gap with Effective, Brain-Based Reading Instruction

February 9, 2023

Via: Ed Surge

The statistics are well known: only 35 percent of students are reading proficiently by grade 4, and NAEP reading scores are the lowest in decades. Although most students can learn to read, the majority are not reaching their full potential. […]

Education Tech

Report: Most elementary, special ed teachers not required to show they can teach reading

August 9, 2018

Via: Education Dive

The report comes at a time when courts are being asked to consider whether children have a constitutional right to literacy. Learning to read encompasses the five skills of phonemic awareness, phonics, fluency, vocabulary and comprehension. But to help students […]