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Celebrating Literacy Leaders of Learning Ally’s Audiobook Solution

Categories: Educators, General, In the news, Reading Strategies for K-12, Student Centric Learning, Teacher Best Practices

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Each year when school begins, educators must quickly assess new students to understand how best to support their reading and learning process. Getting students access to text is difficult enough, but getting them to read at acceptable rates to grow academically is a bigger challenge. 

At Learning Ally, we are fortunate to partner with so many dedicated educators across our nation who understand the importance of integrating our Audiobook Solution with fidelity into their regular instructional practice. For this accomplishment, we are thrilled to recognize those educators awarded with our 2023 Literacy Leadership status for providing accessible educational books and literature that have enabled more students to increase their academic growth and reach their reading goals. 

What is fidelity of implementation? 

To achieve Literacy Leadership status, during the school year at least 20% of students at each school are reading and at least half were reading to success, i.e. (reading 30 days or more with Learning Ally). Our studies show that when students read with fidelity, they can double their rate of reading growth. With this accomplishment, these literacy leading educators have made it possible for their students to improve reading outcomes on measures of academic achievement, experience greater self-confidence in their learning process, and benefit from social emotional outcomes, like understanding and keeping pace with classmates, classwork and class discussions. 

For this important accomplishment, please join Learning Ally in congratulating these outstanding educators who have agreed to be recognized in this blog:

Sally

Garza

LAWRENCE UPPER SCHOOL

Daniel

Postel

WASHINGTON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

Jennifer

Roscoe

THE JONES-GORDON SCHOOL

Amanda

Huza

EQUALITY CHARTER MIDDLE SCHOOL 

Julia

Atkinson-Johnson

WHITNEY E HOUSTON ACADEMY

Kami

Ballard

KIOWA CO ELEM MIDDLE SCHOOL

Center

School

CENTER SCHOOL

Tiffany

Johnson

TENSAS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

Monique

Chargois

ERNEST GALLET ELEMENTARY SCHOOL 

Caitlin

Derbyshire

FATHER VINCENT CAPODANNO CATHOLIC ACADEMY 

Apollonia

Robinson-Dingle

SHEILA Y OLIVER ACADEMY

Nicole

Minniear

UNION CITY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

Cara

Vilardi

BRADLEY BEACH ELEM SCHOOL

Elizabeth

Patterson

THE FLETCHER SCHOOL

Christina

Jaquez

HIGH POINT SCHOOL OF BERGEN CO

Caryn

Snyder

KENT CITY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

Amanda 

Fusilier 

CARENCRO MIDDLE SCHOOL

Marie

Dembowski

COMMUNITY HIGH SCHOOL

Andrea

Ellis

ACLD TILLOTSON SCHOOL

Priscilla

Swanson

SHERRY AND PAUL HAMM EL (199901116)

Callie

Gundlach

MINERAL POINT MIDDLE HIGH SCHOOL

Kathy

Gifford

DORA SCHOOL

Katy

Piper

PRAIRIE TRAIL ELEMENTARY

Ashlee

Knack

VIRGINIA REINHARDT ELEM SCHOOL

Katherine

Field

LEAWOOD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

Jaclyn

Malloy

WHITNEY E HOUSTON ACADEMY

Elizabeth

Magleby

PLACER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

Apollonia

Robinson-Dingle

SHEILA Y OLIVER ACADEMY

Tabatha  

Kirby

MARJORY VICKERY ELEMENTARY

Helena

Elmo

WILSON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

Lindsay

Bock

WINSTON SCHOOL

Jasmine 

Gauthier 

JUDICE MIDDLE SCHOOL

Sarah 

Landry 

BREAUX BRIDGE PRIMARY SCHOOL

Here is a complete list of U.S. schools who have achieved Learning Ally's Literacy Leadership status. 

Learn more about how your school or district can double the rate of reading growth for your struggling readers.


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