New study shows Reading Partners boosts reading proficiency.

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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.

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