Bies, J. (2017, October 27). About half of Delaware’s third-graders struggle to read.

The Delaware Department of Education and the United Way have launched the Delaware Campaign for Grade-Level Reading, an effort to help struggling readers. The campaign will involve multiple organizations working in schools to raise rates of grade-level reading, which in Delaware was 52% of third-graders in 2017, down from 54% in 2016 and 2015, Jessica Bies writes.

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