Reading Recovery Information

READING RECOVERY WORKS

AFTER A FULL SERIES OF LESSONS

       National Data:

§  75% of students who successfully complete Reading Recovery lessons don’t need to be referred to special education for reading at the end of Grade 1

South Dakota Data:

81% of Reading Recovery students reached average levels of reading and writing at after receiving a complete intervention.

For more information and statistics please see the link to the report from the What Works Clearinghouse Institute of Education Sciences (which was created by the US Department of Education to be the central and trusted source of scientific evidence on education programs with a mission to review high quality research) that was conducted by the Consortium for Policy Research in Education (with member institutions of the University of Pennsylvania; Teachers College Columbia University; Stanford University; University of Michigan; University of Wisconsin-Madison; Northwestern University; and Harvard University)

Reading Recovery Report from The Consortium for Policy Research in Education


To get an understanding of what a Reading Recovery lesson consists of, click on the link below:

Reading Recovery Brochure for Parents