A new research initiative aims to find the most critical vocabulary needed for reading, mathematics, science, and social studies.
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April 20, 2015
March 26, 2015
A new analysis peels back common wisdom about why boys may lag girls in reading achievement.
January 05, 2015
Assessment for reading interventions in response-to-intervention models may be too narrow to identify students struggling in different aspects of reading.
June 11, 2014
A new study by the MDRC research group shows that Reading Partners, a one-on-one tutoring program for struggling readers in elementary schools across the country, has a "positive and statistically significant impact" on reading proficiency.
March 07, 2014
Kindergartners whose teachers were trained by the i3-granted-funded Children's Literacy Initiative scored higher on early literacy assessments.
February 13, 2014
A study has found that kindergarten teachers spend most of their time on basic literacy and math but that children learn more when taught more advanced material.
December 30, 2013
Early hearing skills may be a better predictor of elementary reading and spelling performance than other cognitive skills like working memory, finds a new study in Child Development.
October 08, 2012
A longitudinal study find different growth rates in white matter, the brain's connective tissue, between good and poor readers.
December 19, 2011
A federal follow-up study of a successful kindergarten reading intervention finds its benefits do not hold over time.
August 25, 2011
A British study finds that children as young as 2 can identify grammar and complex sentence structure.