Morrow and Weinstein (1986), for instance, worked with six 2nd-grade reading classes to determine the efficacy of ... Accelerated Reader (AR) AR is a commercial program designed to increase the amount of reading that students do with appropriate materials. ... These students, in 3rd through 5th grades, made no gains in reading achievement at all, even though the books were at an appropriate level.
|Title||:||Report of the National Reading Panel : teaching children to read : an evidence-based assessment of the scientific research literature on reading and its implications for reading instruction : reports of the subgroups|
|Author||:||National Reading Panel (U.S.), National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (U.S.)|