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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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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.

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  • Cost.  How expensive is the learn to read program, in relation to similar ones offered 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

Financial literacy for youths tops NSE's agenda

The Nigerian Stock Exchange, commemorating the 2018 Global Money Week themed, Money Matters Matter, says driving the idea of financial literacy among youths remains critical to its philosophy. The Money Week was observed from March 12 to March 16, with a ...

Published:  Sun, 18 Mar 2018 16:04:00 GMT

Kerala Govt ropes in tribals as instructors for literacy drive

Thiruvananthapuram: At a time when social development of the tribal population still a cause of worry, the Kerala government is gearing up to impact a change in their lives through a comprehensive literacy programme. Instead of appointing outsiders as ...

Published:  Sun, 18 Mar 2018 15:51:00 GMT

An Early Literacy Expert Evaluates the Every Child Ready to Read Initiative

Susan B. Neuman is a professor of early-childhood education and literacy development at New York University. From 2013 to 2016, she led a research team that conducted a national study of the effect of library programming on parent behavior and engagement ...

Published:  Sun, 18 Mar 2018 14:01:00 GMT

SCSU launches financial literacy program

South Carolina State University's School of Business is partnering with the Society for Financial Education and Professional Development Inc. on the Financial Literacy Ambassador Program. The program officially launched in February. The purpose of the ...

Published:  Sat, 17 Mar 2018 20:12:00 GMT

Rapper 21 Savage Starting Initiative To Educate Young People About Financial Literacy Early

It's can be easy to criticize rappers for "wasting" their wealth on collections of gold chains and closets full of Air Jordans. Many say some set a poor example for fans about the power of the dollar and would like to see more messages about saving ...

Published:  Sat, 17 Mar 2018 06:21:00 GMT

Topgolf, education group teaming up to improve literacy in Birmingham

To kick off National Reading Month, Topgolf is partnering with a local education group to reward students for Reading. GPS Educational Services say the goal is to spark a passion for reading for all kids and parents. They are challenging Birmingham City ...

Published:  Thu, 15 Mar 2018 17:01:00 GMT

Column: Literacy drop needs bold response

The recent report by Education Trust-Midwest, "Top Ten for Education: Not by Chance," paints a landscape that is sobering and true. Michigan is performing very poorly, and in key measures such as third-grade reading we are losing ground. Data from the ...

Published:  Sat, 17 Mar 2018 19:28:00 GMT

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