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National Campaign for Grade-Level Reading Features AR-GLR

The National Campaign for Grade-Level Reading detailed our work partnering with communities throughout the state to help all Arkansas children read proficiently by 2020.

Arkansas PARCC Results Show We Must Continue Moving the Needle on Reading

While Arkansas undertakes concerted efforts to strengthen public education, new results from students’ PARCC assessments show that much work remains to continue moving the needle on statewide education goals.

A Marvell-ous Partnership to Boost Reading Achievement

What happens when educators, parents, community members and organizations partner together to take action on student reading?  They move the needle.


The Statistics Lottery

How do low-income children fall behind?

Pre-K Helps Kids Start School Ready to Learn: Teachers from Beebe, Arkansas

The time to increase funding for Arkansas pre-K is now! 


Singer @Pharrell discusses he importance of #literacy with @amlibraries https://t.co/6p62BRhFwv

How Does Vocabulary Size at Age 2 Affect Kindergarten Performance? Find out: https://t.co/FFsr1Ok3sr @edweek

Check out these tips for making reading aloud fun for kids! #ReadAloud https://t.co/1TzJxDjm2e