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Have you heard of Accelerated Reader? It’s a reading program that your child may currently be using it at school. It encourages independent reading at the child’s own level or pace. Whether you have heard of it or not you should be informed about what it is and how it works.
Accelerated Reader may also be very helpful for those students who struggle with reading, learning and attention issues due to its personalized approach with the child. Another benefit is helping them to set realistic reading goals and the ability to choose reading material that is of interest to them.
Understood.org has written a great informational article that will help you understand what Accelerated Reading is and what it isn’t. Remember, the more that you know the more you can help your child succeed.