Did you know that the ten most common words in the written English language make up 25% of all written text? It’s kind of crazy to think about. But it’s a huge win when you have a student struggling to learn how to decode. If we can teach them to automatically recognize these ten words, bingo! We’ve already greatly reduced their energy needed to access 25% of all the words they see on a page!Read More
It's a gorgeous day in Chicago and we just sent out our first five FULL RIDE SCHOLARSHIP acceptance emails for our Morning Intensive Summer Camp!
These scholarships will enable students from across the city of Chicago who have demonstrated both significant academic and financial need to receive 60 instructional hours of structured literacy intervention from experts in the field.
If you can't tell, we are pretty excited about it.
We love our city. Chicago's diverse population, riveting and at times heart-breaking history, and fascinating mix of perspectives make it a unique place to live. The way we view the world is constantly being stretched.Read More