Six States Receive Striving Readers Grants

September 2011
Educational Marketer;9/26/2011, Vol. 42 Issue 19, p5
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The article reports on the grants awarded by the U.S. Education Department to six states through the Striving Readers Comprehensive Literacy Program which aims to improve literacy of children from birth through high school. It states that the fund will be used for professional development, screening, and improving classroom practice. It mentions that this reading and literacy program is under the proposed fiscal 2012 federal budget of U.S. President Barack Obama.


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