Literacy

Start an Independent Reading Program NOW!

Did you know that by age 3 there is a 30 million word gap between children from higher socioeconomic homes compared to those from lower socioeconomic groups? Yep…..you read that right: 30 million. This tasty little tidbit is from a study in 2003 by American child psychologists Betty Hart and Todd R. Risley. The study is based… Continue reading Start an Independent Reading Program NOW!