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Miami-Dade partners with myON for literacy goals

By Laura Devaney
March 4th, 2015

District aims to transform learning through personalized approach to literacy

digital-literacyFlorida’s Miami-Dade County Public Schools, the fourth largest school district in the United States, is implementing myON in all 250 of the district’s K-8 schools for the 2014-2015 school year.

More than 259,000 students will benefit from access to the personalized literacy program, which supports the district’s vision of improving literacy outcomes for all students through effective integration of technology into the curriculum.

Through this district-wide K-8 implementation, students have unlimited access to myON, which includes more than 5,000 enhanced digital books with multi-media supports. Embedded Lexile assessments measure and predict student reading growth.

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