New study shows Reading Partners boosts reading proficiency.
Encouraging results from a recent study by an independent research organization, MDRC, show that our model of one-on-one volunteer tutoring makes a real difference for struggling readers. Learn more.
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“New Research Points to Success of Reading Partners Program“
by Amanda Ulrich
The perennial struggle of how to best assist elementary school students with low literacy skills may have a promising tool in the form of a personalized tutoring program called Reading Partners.