Reading Is Fundamental Tackles Achievement Gap

Manzo, Kathleen Kennedy
June 2007
Education Week;6/20/2007, Vol. 26 Issue 42, p21
The article presents information on the Reading Is Fundamental (RIF) organization's Multicultural Literacy Campaign, which was revealed in June 2007. The campaign's aim is to narrow the achievement gap between minority and white students in the U.S. through workshops, multicultural book collections, and an interactive website. It will provide literacy training and instructional resources intended to improve preschool education.


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