Resources for Literacy Learning
Get the latest research, insights, and thought leadership from Lexia’s literacy experts, and learn more about how we help develop critical literacy skills for a wide variety of educational environments.
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Core5 Enhances Reading Growth in Students with Disabilities
This randomized control trial showed that Core5 was more effective than comparable programs in leading to reading growth in students with disabilities.
ESSER Funds: Invest in Programs Based on the Science of Reading
In 2021, the ARP ESSER fund was enacted, providing $122.7 billion in federal funding for schools. These funds must be spent on evidence-based interventions by September 30, 2024. Here are some of the most important factors to look for when choosing a literacy program.
What is the Definition of Fluency in Reading?
There are many components that go into developing students’ reading fluency, as if teaching reading wasn’t complex enough. This Lexia® blog post breaks down the essential aspects of fluency and gives you some evidence-based tips for helping your students develop their fluency skills.
How to Implement a Sustainable Tutoring Program with Lexia
Using evidence-based interventions for high-dosage tutoring is one of the most effective ways to accelerate learning. Research-based curriculum, such as Lexia® Core5® Reading and Lexia® PowerUp Literacy®, can be used to follow best practices for successful high-dosage tutoring that makes up for lost instructional time.
Impact of Lexia Core5 Reading in California Schools
This school-level study describes the impact of Core5 on third grade student achievement in California between Core5 and non-Core5 schools. Results from 1,477 schools showed that schools with strong Core5 implementation had better school achievement on the third grade Smarter Balanced English Language Arts assessment than California schools that did not use Core5. Additionally, Core5 schools that had more third grade students meeting their Core5 usage targets were associated with higher third grade Smarter Balanced English Language Arts outcomes.
Core5 U.S. Infographic
In the 2021-2022 school year, Lexia® Core5® reached more than 3 million students and helped students across the country make significant literacy gains. The data speaks for itself: Core5 accelerated growth and helped close opportunity gaps in schools. View the full report.
Teaching reading in crowded classrooms: The support even trained teachers need
After you’ve invested in your teachers with LETRS literacy professional learning, help them become even more effective by giving them tools and time for personalized instruction to meet the needs of every student.