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For 50 years, the Institute of Reading Development has been a national leader in reading instruction, teaching students the reading skills they need to succeed in school and become lifelong readers.

They offer summer and academic year reading programs for students of all ages, from four-year-olds to high schoolers.

Stay tuned as CEO Doug Evans explains how these exceptional programs bring together time-tested reading instruction from inspiring teachers, wonderful books, and online lessons and activities. Plus, hear how the Institute of Reading Development helps students master the most important reading skills at each grade level and develop a love of reading, as well as prevent learning loss and build key skills for academic success.


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