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  • Parent-Friendly Fact Sheet about the READ Act (PDF)
    Every child should read by the third grade. This is an elemental building block to receiving a quality education. This fact sheet includes how to support reading at home and facts about early literacy.
  • Overview of the READ Act and Requirements (PDF)
    The READ Act focuses on early literacy development for all students and especially students at risk for not achieving third-grade reading proficiency.
  • Dyslexia Fact Sheet (PDF)
    This fact sheet provides an overview of dyslexia for Colorado educators and parents focusing on what dyslexia is, how it impacts students and what to look for.

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