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ERIC Number: EJ1053163
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2015-Mar
Pages: 6
Abstractor: As Provided
ISSN: ISSN-0034-0561
Income Inequality and the Online Reading Gap: Teaching Our Way to Success With Online Research and Comprehension
Leu, Donald J.; Forzani, Elena; Kennedy, Clint
Reading Teacher, v68 n6 p422-427 Mar 2015
A recent study in "Reading Research Quarterly" provided evidence that an online reading achievement gap, based on income inequality, exists that is separate and independent from the well-known achievement gap in offline reading. This column briefly reviews the evidence and provides an initial set of instructional suggestions that may be used to help close the gap.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: Institute of Education Sciences (ED)
Authoring Institution: N/A
IES Funded: Yes
Grant or Contract Numbers: R305G050154; R305A090608