America's students get better at reading

Chaddock, Gail Russell
February 1999
Christian Science Monitor;2/11/99, Vol. 91 Issue 53, p1
Reports that reading scores are up for the three grades tested (4, 8, and 12) in the United States in 1998, compared to four years prior. Details of the report from the National Assessment of Educational Progress; Problems that still need to be tackled; The importance of teaching phonics in schools.


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