Study Proves Cost of Dropouts to the Economy

A recent study proves cost of dropouts to the economy is having a serious impact both in the short term and over the lifetime of the student. In Arizona alone, the cost to the state is $7.6 billion over a lifetime.  . The lifetime economic losses in Tucson were...

Students Learn More By Reading Slowly

University of New Hampshire professor who specializes in literacy says students learn more by reading slowly. Thomas Newkirk, professor of English at UNH, suggests that students get more enjoyment out of and have greater success with reading when they slow down....