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Research For Action

Reading Partners is pleased to be highlighted as one of five effective one-on-one literacy tutoring programs in a June 2017 report conducted by Research for Action for the William Penn Foundation entitled Supporting Literacy in Out-of-School Time: Summary of Evidence. The report highlights findings from our rigorous, randomized controlled trial (RCT) conducted by independent research firm, MDRC, demonstrating that Reading Partners is effective for struggling readers. Reading Partners is unique among the five programs in our demonstrated impact on literacy skills for English Language Learners.


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