The US DOE's Dual Capacity-Building Framework ANNOUNCED!

Creating an effective family-school partnerships to support student achievement and school improvement.

The Home Library Effect: Transforming At-Risk Readers

To help kids develop a love of reading, put great books in their hands. Then watch in amazement as their worlds change.

The Impact of a Well-Designed Summer Reading Program

A well-designed summer reading programs can prevent summer reading loss for low-SES students—and at much less cost than an in-school summer program.


The Most Important Lesson Schools Can Teach Kids About Reading: It's Fun

If we want students to embrace reading now and always, then we need to keep at the forefront of our attention the rich, complex, and profound pleasures of reading.

Most Important Lesson

Literacy Program Unites Students

Teen Trendsetters, a national mentoring program, pairs high school students with elementary school students who are falling behind in their literacy skills.

June 17, 2013

Literacy Program Unites Students

Lee Anne Burton Encourages Students to Develop Love of Reading

In recognition of her efforts to encourage reading among students, Lee Anne Burton, a second-grade teacher at Monongah Elementary School, was recently named a winner of Scholastic’s “Project Summer” contest.

June 17, 2013

Lee Anne Burton encourages students to develop love of reading