K-3 Research

A year-long, independent randomized controlled trial conducted in 2017-18 confirms earlier findings: Reading Corps students make greater gains.

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WASHINGTON, D.C. (2014) – A rigorous third-party evaluation of the nation’s largest AmeriCorps tutoring program has found that elementary students tutored by Minnesota Reading Corps members achieved significantly higher literacy levels than students without such tutors, and that the impacts were statistically significant even among students at higher risk of academic failure. Read More

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