Principal: Web-based reading program boosts reading achievement

01/29/2010 | T.H.E. Journal

A principal in El Paso, Texas, has used the Web-based Lexia Reading program at three schools and says the program helps elementary-school teachers boost reading achievement among all levels of readers in their classrooms, particularly English-language learners. "I noticed early on that this program just got to the point, and that it remained consistent and positive in a way that would really appeal to kids," Pam Howard says. She attributes, in part, a significant jump in reading scores to the program.

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