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Reading on Grade Level in Third Grade: How is it Related to High School Performance and College Enrollment?

Lesnick, J.; Goerge, R.; Smithgall, C. ; Gwynne, J.

Chapin Hall; Consortium on Chicago School Research; The Annie E. Casey Foundation

2010

This study examines whether third grade reading level can be used as an indicator for four future educational outcomes measures such as: eighth grade reading level, ninth-grade course performance, high school graduation, and college attendance.