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Welcome Boston Public Schools

Boston Public Schools has partnered with Learning Ally to support struggling readers with its Audiobook Solution, including high quality, human-read audiobooks and a suite of educator resources.

Supporting Your Students with Reading Deficits

Boston Public Schools is committed to the success of every student and recognize reading and access to grade-level content as key ingredients to that success. The Learning Ally Audiobook Solution provides access to grade-level content and literature for students with a reading deficit. Together as partners, Boston Public Schools and Learning Ally will transform the lives of struggling learners by helping them reach their potential.

How Do I Get Started?

Educators can log in now to access the Learning Ally Audiobook Solution. Use the following guides to get started or see more resources to get started below, including access to a BPS Learns course that will walk you through every step of implementing the Learning Ally Audiobook Solution.

Guide for Educators Guide for Students

Educator Laura Younts explains how she implemented the Learning Ally Audiobook Solution to transform her classroom to support students with reading deficits to reach their full potential.

Students can download and read their audiobooks anytime, anywhere

Students can add any of our more than 80,000 audiobooks to their personal online bookshelf, including classic literature, popular fiction and an array of educational titles. They can then login to our free app and download books from their bookshelf directly to their home or school-issued computer or mobile device, giving them access to this essential reading accommodation anytime, anywhere! The Learning Ally Audiobook Solution is compatible with PC, Mac, Chromebooks, Android and iOS devices.

NOTICE TO BOSTON PUBLIC STUDENTS: You will log in with your Google Credentials through Clever. Use the guide for students.

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Enticing Titles Students Want to Read

Give students equitable access to grade-level content, including books they want and need to read.

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone Book Cover Image

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone

J.K. Rowling

Wonder Book Cover Image

Wonder

R. J. Palacio

Diary of a Wimpy Kid Book Cover Image

Diary of a Wimpy Kid

Jeff Kinney

Get Started Resources for Boston Public Schools

Use the following resources to motivate students, share results with parents, and create a culture of reading in your school. More educators added to your school account will help you add and engage more readers. Spread the word at your school!

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Implementation Success Manager

Jennifer Dougherty | jDougherty@LearningAlly.org