Too many American children struggle with reading (National Institute for Literacy, 2000). In 2009, 33 percent of US fourth graders scored below the basic level on the National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP) reading test. In 2011, the same assessment showed that fourth-grade readers had made no significant progress since 2009.
Reading skills are a fundamental building block as students strive to develop skills in all other subject areas. In this whitepaper, learn how you can target and bolster struggling readers.