All About Adolescent Literacy

All about adolescent literacy. Resources for parents and educators of kids in grades 4-12.
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Reading to Achieve: A Governor's Guide to Adolescent Literacy

National Governor's Association. (2005). Reading to Achieve: A governor's guide to adolescent literacy. Washington, DC: National Governor's Association, Center for Best Practices.

Governors may not be the first people that leap to mind as effective advocates for adolescent literacy, but they are positioned to be influential literacy leaders, raising awareness of and improving adolescent literacy performance statewide. With five strategies, including raising literacy expectations and measuring progress at school, district, and state levels, governors can establish adolescent literacy as a critical part of a 21st century educational system.

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