Reading fluency and comprehension is arguably the most important skill our children learn during their time in school. It impacts nearly every subject matter directly and is crucial for independent learning that comes outside of school and in our adult lives. Sadly, across the country the school systems have been failing students in need of this vital skill.
Rachel was 6 years old at the start of this video. The youngest of six children, Rachel was heartbroken that she could not read but, as you can se...
For someone in a position to work toward solving any difficult problem, having reliable and updated measurements of the variables which matter is crucial in adjusting the strategy to solve that problem. In the world of education, this is no different and problems often sit unaddressed which can be identified and solved.
There are different interventions required for different types of students. Some are far more involved and costly in both time and money than others but prove to be overkill for the needs of the student at hand.
The new Great Leaps Digital program ads an incredible amount of versatility for our reading fluency intervention. As an online reading program, we can now tutor students remotely from anywhere with wifi connection and it can be used on virtually any internet connected device!
Often times, students struggling in reading have difficulties in other tool skills of education such as math and language. Make sure your student has a well rounded foundation as the move forwards with their education.
Accurately identifying reading errors is the first step to correcting them. Learn more about what IS an error in Great Leaps and how can instructors work to correct them.
Atlanta Georgia teacher, Jake Hackett, changed lives through literacy and personal development. All it takes is one teacher to lead the charge in making a difference and others who care will join and support you! Learn how Mr. Hackett made a huge impact on the students of Grady High.
You have the power to be the key to your child's struggles in reading with just 10 minutes a day. Some of the biggest keys to your student making great leaps in their performance are consistency, focus and motivation. Find out how working just 10 minutes a day leads to the best focus, performance, and growth with your student.