November 30, 2018

NJ school closes the within-school achievement gap and exceeds PARCC reading averages

Superintendent of Jersey City Public Schools Dr. Marcia Lyles kicked off the school year with a personal visit to Dr. Paul Rafalides School in Jersey City, New Jersey. Her mission? To congratulate the educators and students at PS 33 on […]
October 25, 2018

Bridging the achievement gap: Maryland Title I students read more than one million books

Prince George’s County Public Schools is the second-largest district in Maryland and the 25th-largest urban district in the nation. Located just minutes from Washington, D.C., Prince George’s encompasses a diverse student population from several urban, suburban, and rural communities.
October 3, 2018

Reading choice and accurate assessments fuel reading and math growth in CA district

Life aboard a centuries-old pirate ship? Helping solve a crime that has a town on pins and needles? Exploring a dense jungle with dinosaurs roaming all around? It’s no secret that when students get to choose their own books, they […]
September 11, 2018

Delaware students devour 139,486 digital titles

Sunscreen, beach towels, and a boatload of books. In the summer of 2016, K–5 students from the Red Clay Consolidated School District in Wilmington, Delaware, used their mobile devices to access thousands of books with myON®, by Renaissance®. The following […]