EdReports showcases Nystrom Elementary for its leading science of reading program for high-need students More students are on track to reach grade-level reading at Nystrom Elementary, one of 75 schools to receive extra funding after a 2020 legal settlement with the state. Read the Article

The San Francisco Unified School District ranks 267 out of 287 school districts across the state according to the California Reading Report card as cited here.

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Capitol Weekly reports that “California, shockingly, has the lowest literacy rate of any state”

Seattle: “Fed up with lackluster reading scores, Wenatchee schools turned to science”  … Read more

Ontario: Ontario Human Right Commission’s Right to Read Inquiry and Report … Read more

NY Times:  It’s ‘Alarming’: Children Are Severely Behind in Reading … Read more 

Colorado: Science of reading training may be required for Colorado principals … Read more

Tennessee:  Beyond ‘Maus’: How Tennessee’s Schools Are Changing For The Better … Read more