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Hooked on Phonics is an award winning and popular reading program for children age 3 and up. You can order the entire program, or individual lessons a la carte. The Hooked on Phonics web site is well organized, which makes choosing the right learn to read product a snap.

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CNK Digital is a complete online phonics curriculum for grade levels from kindergarten to grade 3. It can even be used by children as young as 4 years old. A one-time payment pays for 100 lessons. CNK Digital is used in over 1,000 schools nationwide.

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English For Today is a unique on-line reading program specifically designed for adults where English is not their first language. Membership fees vary from one month to 12 months, plus the cost of English For Today software, which is an extra fee.

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Learn To Read

If you want to succeed to today's world, you need to master the fundamental skill of reading. Everything from success in school, to landing good jobs, to staying informed about the world around you, requires the ability to quickly read and comprehend the written word.

And, the earlier a person starts to learn to read, the better. While many adults can certainly find success in learning English as a second language, studies show that a child's mind is especially adapt at learning language skills. The sooner one starts to recognize sounds, letters, and words, the more quickly they can acquire the skills necessary to read.

When evaluating the different Learn to Read programs, there are certain factors you need to consider. Some of these include:

  • Effectiveness.  How well does the learn to read program work Is it being used by other learning institutions
  • Materials.  Do you receive training materials with the learn to read program Or is it built to be used primarily online Which option fits best with how you intend to use it
  • Cost.  How expensive is the learn to read program, in relation to similar ones offered

TopConsumerReviews.com has reviewed and ranked the best Learn to Read programs available today. We hope these reviews help you share the joy of reading with someone you care about!

Literacy In The News

AG Hood's financial literacy program unconstitutional

For years, the Obama administration's Justice Department would sue companies, reach a settlement agreement with those companies and then use these settlements to create slush funds for left-leaning groups. In doing so they secretly discriminated against ...

Published:  Sun, 17 Dec 2017 01:35:00 GMT

A Financial Literacy Test That Works

Brokers, financial advice providers, and many others need to test peoples' ability to manage their money. Nevertheless, there are some who debate such tests arguing that they aren't useful for predicting behavior. But our work has confirmed that there ...

Published:  Sat, 16 Dec 2017 16:46:00 GMT

The most valuable holiday gift of all - a lesson in financial literacy

Lessons on money can go a long way for a giftee. This story is part of a new MarketWatch series, "Gifts that pay off." Between now and Dec. 25, we will look at gifts that could potentially earn the recipients money or improve their lives. This holiday ...

Published:  Fri, 15 Dec 2017 10:33:00 GMT

Volunteers working to improve literacy rates

FAIRMONT - One in five Marion County adults cannot read at the fourth-grade level. And it's the aim of the Literacy Volunteers of Marion County to change that number for the better. "The goal is to teach people to read, and we have a number of people ...

Published:  Sun, 17 Dec 2017 01:52:00 GMT

From Coding to Literacy: These Youth are Changing the Game

(CNN) - What they lack in age, they make up for in ambition. Over the past 11 years, CNN Heroes has recognized regular people who dedicate their lives to making a difference in the world. This year, we're bringing back a favorite feature, showcasing ...

Published:  Sat, 16 Dec 2017 14:31:00 GMT

Critical digital literacy: ten key readings for our distrustful media age

Misinformation and distrust are the characteristic of our time. They make the question of how to approach and promote critical digital literacy particularly important. Gianfranco Polizzi suggests ten texts that offer a framework for thinking about how to ...

Published:  Sat, 16 Dec 2017 21:57:00 GMT

UPS Stores Holding Holiday Literacy Drive For Local Youth

From the Boys and Girls Club of Greater Redlands-Riverside: The UPS Store locations in San Bernardino and Riverside counties are holding a holiday donation drive for the Toys for Tots Literacy Program, to benefit Boys & Girls Clubs in the two Inland counties.

Published:  Sat, 16 Dec 2017 09:06:00 GMT

Further Education Society supports Indigenous and at-risk families with literacy skills

Recalling fondly her Ojibwa-Cree roots in southern Manitoba, Judy Everson remembers boiling rabbits her dad would hunt on the Brokenhead reserve or cooking traditional fried breads with her mother. At the time, it was just making food from scratch to save ...

Published:  Sun, 17 Dec 2017 04:13:00 GMT

Refactoring media literacy for the networked age

"An awful lot of highly educated folks, skilled in all sorts of traditional media literacy, are hopelessly lost on the web. (Many of these people are faculty)." It was Ray Bradbury that said predicting the future was easy. You just look around and ...

Published:  Thu, 14 Dec 2017 15:27:00 GMT

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