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    Teachers to Preview Pearson’s Reading Street Common Core ©2013 at International Reading Association Convention

    K-6 Program Coherent with Newest “Publishers’ Criteria” of Rigorous Standards for English Language Arts Chicago, April 30, 2012 — This coming week thousands of reading teachers will gather at the International Reading Association’s annual meeting, and tops on the conference agenda are the Common Core State Standards (CCSS) now adopted by 45 states. Reading teachers from around the country will be […]
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    Research Study Shows Students Jump Nearly Two Grade Levels in One Year with Pearson’s Reading Street

    Findings Indicate Significant Improvement in Vocabulary, Reading Comprehension and Total Reading Achievement New York, NY,: January 11, 2010 — Results of a new independent study show that students are jumping two grade levels in their vocabulary, reading comprehension and overall reading achievement with the scientifically research-based Reading Street, curriculum for pre-kindergartners through sixth-graders from the education, services and technology company Pearson. […]
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    Independent Study Reveals Unprecedented Jumps in Reading Scores for Kindergarten and First Graders with Pearson's Research-based Curriculum

    Innovative Reading Street Program for Grades PreK-6 Closes the Achievement Gap, Allows Teachers to Personalize Instruction for Each Student New York, NY, December 15, 2010 — Virtually every kindergarten student and first grader who is learning to read with Pearson’s Reading Street is already set on a path to success in school and in life with this innovative curriculum which […]
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    Pearson’s Suite of preK-12 Programs for College and Career-Readiness Showcased at International Reading Association Conference

    Aligned to Common Core State Standards, Offerings Personalize Learning for Students and Teachers Orlando, FL, May 09, 2011 — At the annual conference of the International Reading Association, the education services and technology company Pearson is showcasing a full suite of reading, writing, and language arts offerings to ensure that preK-12 students will be college and career-ready. The programs address […]
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    Independent Research Demonstrates Students Significantly Outperform Peers in Reading Achievement With SuccessMaker Digital Learning

    Students Realize Accelerated Reading Scores, New Levels of Learning Engagement  With Pearson’s K-8 Personalized Adaptive Program CHANDLER, Ariz. – Jan. 31, 2012 – With national, state and regional education leaders seeking learning resources with a proven track record of improving student performance, efficacy reports pointing to measurable gains are critical. U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan reiterated the need for […]
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    Pearson Author Maureen McLaughlin Named Vice President of International Reading Association

    Boston, MA, May 13, 2011 — Pearson author Maureen McLaughlin, professor and chair of the Reading Department in the College of Education at East Stroudsburg University, has been elected vice president of the International Reading Association for the 2011-12 term. Dr. McLaughlin is the author of Pearson’s Content Area Reading: Teaching and Learning in an Age of Multiple Literacies, an […]
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    Pearson Announces Creation of New Measure of Text Complexity Designed to Improve Reading Comprehension Skills

    Company Scientists Use Intensive Computer Analyses, Artificial Intelligence to Develop an Accurate Measure of Text Difficulty: the Pearson Reading Maturity Metric Bloomington, MN, August 24, 2011 — Pearson today announced the creation of the Pearson Reading Maturity Metric, a new and more accurate measure of the reading difficulty of texts. Developed by scientists at Pearson’s Knowledge Technologies group, the new […]
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    Pearson Announces Reading Street Common Core Edition

    Elementary Grades Curriculum Built to New English Language Arts State Standards; College- and Career-readiness Begins in Kindergarten Boston, MA, March 30, 2011 — “The new Reading Street will — in a Common Core world — help students move towards the higher level thinking and achievement that is a signature of the Common Core State Standards,” said Dr. Peter Afflerbach, a […]
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    Pearson Launches Next Generation of Proven Personalized Reading and Math Solution for K-8 Learners

    Special Education Students at Texas District Realize Remarkable Gains Learning With SuccessMaker NEW YORK – Aug. 26, 2014— Schools and districts around the country are increasingly personalizing the learning process to ensure that all students are on track for meeting and exceeding today’s more rigorous learning goals and graduating college and career ready. To continue to support educators in this […]
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    We Give Books and Jumpstart's Read for the Record to Set New Digital Reading Record

    is credit repair legal More ways to read, give and participate in the annual event that helps millions of children New York, NY – October 6, 2011 – We Give Books, the digital reading initiative from the Pearson Foundation and the Penguin Group, today announced new support for Jumpstart’s Read for the Record, a national campaign that raises awareness about […]