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The Effects of the Internet on Reading Skills

The Effects of the Internet on Reading Skills

From online newspapers to eReaders to social media, the Internet has had a profound impact on the ways people read for information and pleasure. However, research also reveals ...

What Branches of Service Accept a GED?

What Branches of Service Accept a GED?

About 30 percent of new military recruits leave the service before completing their first contract term, which represents a costly rate of attrition. "Individuals with at ...

The Benefits of Using IRIs in Reading Assessment

The Benefits of Using IRIs in Reading Assessment

Reading assessments known as IRIs -- informal reading inventories -- help reading teachers and specialists find the grade levels of texts that students can read, to uncover and ...

What Is the Basal Reading Approach?

What Is the Basal Reading Approach?

The basal reading approach is a method of teaching children to read that employs books, workbooks and activities in a sequence in which each book or activity is designed to build ...