Sometimes kids need a little nudge to get interested in a book or a genre of books.
My eyes popped out of my head when a recent report showed 47% of Detroiters are functionally illiterate. That means nearly half of all people living in the city have trouble reading.
Unfortunately, for many kids, “Summer Slide” doesn’t mean not plugging a plastic device into a hose to slip around on the lawn…
A just-released study from the Michigan Educational Assessment Program finds math and social studies scores have risen, but reading scores fell.
You are what you eat, but are you what you read?
For younger children, building the connection between sounds and letters helps build the foundations of future reading.
The Program for International Student Assessment had some good and bad news for parents in the U.S. and across the globe this week.
With the holiday recess coming up, kids will have a lot of time on their hands, time that might be best spent reading. With kids out of school for a few weeks, they should be […]
One of the biggest gaps in reading between kids at the 4th, 8th and 12th grade levels in the act of reading for fun.
Drawing kids into reading chapter books can be difficult for readers in between the picture book state but still not ready for page after page of text.