Experts say widely used reading curriculum is failing kids (American Public Media, APM, Reports)

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This first of its kind review finds Lucy Calkins' materials (Units of Study) don't align with the science of reading.

Most Americans have likely never heard of Lucy Calkins, but their children's teachers probably have. Calkins, a professor of education at Columbia University, has created one of the nation's most widely used reading instruction programs, and, according to a groundbreaking new report, the program is deeply flawed.

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Evidence-Based Practice Literacy