To learn more about the No Child Left Behind Act, the Reading First initiative, and current reading research and legislation, visit these sites.

From the U.S. Department of Education

The No Child Left Behind Web Site

The Facts About Reading First

The Reading First Web Site

• This detailed document is the U.S. Department of Education’s policy guidance for the Reading First Program.

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More information about current reading research and legislation

Center for Improvement of Early Reading Achievement

International Reading Association

National Reading Panel

Literacy Web