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In Depth

Learning to read by third grade is key to education

Teachers today try to nurture and encourage readers, not drill them

Ability at the end of third grade is a strong predictor of later success

Reading is a challenge for any child, and it takes effort and practice

Jan Brandt of Bellingham Public Library talks about how to encourage kids to read and how to find the right books for your child.
Philip A. Dwyer The Bellingham Herald

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