Rapides Parish School Board, LA
Literacy Levels Soar at Louisiana Elementary Schools
Two years ago, administrators at Rapides Parish School Board, the ninth-largest school district in Louisiana, arrived at the same conclusion other educators around the country have reached: Many of their elementary teachers had not been equipped with the skills to effectively teach early foundational reading. Poor literacy scores illustrated the depth of the problem. In a districtwide push to boost teachers’ foundational reading instructional skills, administrators at Rapides Parish launched a concerted effort to find a solution. As a first step, Rapides Parish assembled a selection committee. After research and exploration, the committee overwhelmingly selected Lexia® LETRS® professional learning solution.
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