Posts Tagged ‘literacy resources’

Two thirds of all students are failing to achieve reading proficiency!

It is vital that children build a strong foundation in literacy before fourth grade.  Shockingly, 2 out 3 students are failing to achieve proficiency in this essential skill. Here’s more from the Washington Post: Learning to read by the end of third grade is crucial, those who study early childhood education say, because that’s the point at which children start…

Lingo Likes: Better World Books

It’s vital that children learn to read to be successful later in life. To do so, they need quality textbooks and other educational resources readily available.  We’ve talked before about ways to start a book drive and most recently, Lingo the Reading Kingdom owl flew through internet to find even more websites that contribute to a better world through literacy. …