Library Helps Students Improve Reading Skills

An after school program at the local library helps students improve reading skills, enabling them to be promoted to the Tenext grade the following school year. Taneisha Taylor’s son, Azyiah, is worried that he won’t move on to fourth grade with his friends this year...

Lessons For Teaching Nonfiction Reading Skills

Teaching students nonfiction reading skills — from understanding an expert’s bias to learning how to be active readers — is an important component of Common Core State Standards, educator Bill Ferriter writes in this blog post. He shares four...