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States draw a hard line on third-graders, holding some back over ...

States draw a hard line on third-graders, holding some back over ... | Reading for the Future! | Scoop.it
Thirteen states last year adopted laws that require schools to identify, intervene and, in many cases, retain students who fail a reading proficiency test by the end of third grade. Lawmakers in several other states and the District ...
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We Are Failing Our Students -- They Are Not Failing Us - Huffington Post

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We Are Failing Our Students -- They Are Not Failing Us
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He or she is required to read and analyze grade-level text in a language they have not yet mastered; and those scores count towards grading the teacher and the school.
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Local achievement gaps widen on state tests - Battle Creek Enquirer

Local achievement gaps widen on state tests - Battle Creek Enquirer | Reading for the Future! | Scoop.it
Local achievement gaps widen on state tests
Battle Creek Enquirer
Area schools saw slight improvements in math and reading on this year's state tests for elementary and middle-school students, but the story wasn't the same for every child.
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American Public Education, Inc. Presents at Credit Suisse 15th ...

American Public Education, Inc. Presents at Credit Suisse 15th ... | Reading for the Future! | Scoop.it
They educate about 1 million students a year in Microsoft training and Adobe training, and we think that will be a good platform for us to use to perhaps roll out certificate programs to other working adults in other countries.
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How do you get kids excited about reading? |

How do you get kids excited about reading? | | Reading for the Future! | Scoop.it
From the very first program, Pigeon Letters, to today we have delivered long-term writing projects to more than 300 children and young people, connecting them to authors and storytellers, and building up a large network of pretty incredible ...
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