A Summer of Extra Reading and Hope for Fourth Grade.

(New York Times) Fourteen states in 2012 enacted policies either mandating or strongly recommending that schools hold back students who could not read properly by third grade. Districts in Arizona and Colorado also offered summer school for struggling third-grade readers for the first time this year, then will consider whether to hold back some of them before the new school year begins.  Read Article

Publication:      New York Times
Author:             Motoko Rich
Publish Date:   8.4.14