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Alabama Reading Scores: An Overview of Recent Trends and Initiatives

2024-06-20T13:46:21-05:00

Alabama has been focusing on improving reading proficiency among its students, particularly in the early grades. Recent data from the Alabama Comprehensive Assessment Program (ACAP) reveals that 24% of Alabama’s third graders were reading below grade level in 2023, an increase from 22% in 2022. This rise in below-grade-level readers highlights ongoing challenges, despite the state’s efforts to boost literacy rates. The Literacy Act and Its Impact The Alabama Literacy Act, passed in 2019, aims to ensure that all students are reading at grade level by the end of third grade. The act has led to significant investments in reading instruction [...]

Alabama Reading Scores: An Overview of Recent Trends and Initiatives2024-06-20T13:46:21-05:00

Parent Symposium 2024

2024-04-12T09:52:34-05:00

Join us for our Parent Symposium 2024, where we are #PRESSING forward in education and empowerment! Building on the success of last year's event, this year's symposium promises to be even more enlightening and engaging. Date: August 10, 2024 Time: 9:00 AM -  1:00 PM Location:  The Venue at Coosa Landing  201 George Wallace Drive, Gadsden, AL 35903 Theme: #Pressing This year's theme reflects our commitment to advancing education and advocacy for our children. We will explore pressing issues in education and empower parents to be effective advocates for their children's education. What to Expect: Inspiring Keynote Speakers: Hear from renowned [...]

Parent Symposium 20242024-04-12T09:52:34-05:00

Elevating Education: A Guide to Advocacy in Alabama

2024-03-18T15:10:01-05:00

Alabama's educational landscape is rich with potential, yet it also faces significant challenges. As advocates for education, we have the power to drive positive change and ensure every student receives a quality education. In this blog post, we'll explore how to effectively advocate for education in Alabama and the benefits of doing so. Understanding the Importance of Advocacy: Advocacy plays a crucial role in shaping education policy and ensuring that schools receive the resources they need. By advocating for education, we can help improve student outcomes, promote equity in education, and support educators in their vital work. How to Advocate for [...]

Elevating Education: A Guide to Advocacy in Alabama2024-03-18T15:10:01-05:00
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