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Leveling Up with Reading Plus

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Leveling Up with Reading Plus

A local United Way reported that 24 girls ranging in ages from kindergarten through sixth grade spent last summer at a local Girls Inc. using the Learning Plus software and taking advantage of program support provided by Kintaro, Inc. During the eight-week pilot program, one-fourth of the participants moved up a grade level.

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On Boosting ACT Comprehension

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On Boosting ACT Comprehension

One accelerated high school student had completed 75 percent of her Reading Plus milestones prior to taking an ACT exam. “I definitely noticed a difference in my ability to read quickly and to understand the questions. I think I did better on my ACT because of my work with Reading Plus,” she stated.

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Getting the Right Props

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Getting the Right Props

An English teacher at a local high school encountered the problem among some students of not having easy access to online computers. However, everyone rallied, she noted, including parents, to provide internet access to all participants after school hours for completing Reading Plus assignments.

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Against All Odds

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Against All Odds

One group of 13 11th graders in an East Tennessee high school used the secondary Reading Plus tool and experienced phenomenal across-the-board improvements. At the program’s start, all 13 students were reading below grade level, with 10 at a sixth-grade reading level or lower.

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