Read our Research Brief on the Science of Reading


The Science of Reading

The Art of Teaching

The Science of Reading: Research BriefThe ability to read, and read well, opens up doors academically, professionally, and personally. Fortunately, how children learn to read, and best practices for teaching reading, are some of the most studied aspects of human learning. The science of reading has established that there are critical elements of reading instruction that when delivered in a systematic and explicit manner, result in reading proficiency (Vaughn, 2020).

Our Science of Reading Research Brief summarizes the key components of the science of reading and how they apply to teaching.

Download the brief to understand:

  • The key differentiation between the Science of Reading approach and other approaches to teaching reading.
  • The five key components of reading instruction
  • The benefits of systematic & explicit reading instruction


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