ERIC Number: ED434318
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1999
Reference Count: N/A
Reading Recovery Executive Summary, 1984 to 1998.
Reading Recovery Council of North America, Columbus, OH.
This Executive Summary provides information and details about Reading Recovery, an early intervention program for young readers who are experiencing difficulty in their first year of reading instruction. The summary first explains that Reading Recovery is a one-to-one tutoring program designed to serve the lowest achieving readers in which children receive daily 30-minute lessons with the goal of bringing them up to average reading levels in their classes as quickly as possible. The summary then presents numbers and percentages for Reading Recovery's success in the United States in 1997-1998. It is divided into the following sections: Year at a Glance; What Is Reading Recovery?; Reading Recovery Council of North America; Reading Recovery in Department of Defense Dependents Schools (DoDDS); Descubriendo la Lectura (DLL) (Reading Recovery in Spanish); Canadian Institute of Reading Recovery; How Is Reading Recovery Implemented?; and Does Reading Recovery Work? (Contains 49 references, 5 tables of data, and 4 informational appendixes.) (NKA)
Descriptors: Early Intervention, Foreign Countries, Program Descriptions, Program Effectiveness, Reading Difficulties, Remedial Reading, Student Needs, Tutoring
Reading Recovery Council of North America, Inc., 1929 Kenny Road, Suite 100, Columbus, OH 43210-1069. Tel: 614-292-7111.
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Reading Recovery Council of North America, Columbus, OH.