Spotlight on Struggling Readers

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Struggling Readers

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The Education Week Spotlight on Struggling Readers is a collection of articles hand-picked by our editors on:

  • Strategies for helping boys read better
  • How states are considering laws to retaining struggling readers
  • Supporting authentic reading experiences for resistant readers
  • Engaging young readers with challenging and compelling texts

You get the seven articles below in a downloadable PDF.

A 33-nation study finds that boys tend to score higher in reading when 60 percent or more of their classmates are girls.
November 29, 2017 – Education Week

Meaghan Hanrahan Dobson, an English teacher at an alternative high school, says schools do a disservice to struggling students by denying them opportunities for authentic reading experiences.
April 13, 2016 – Teacher

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