The state of Florida officially adopted www.FreeReading.net (a free open source literacy program) as a K1 supplementary intervention for its 2008 instructional materials adoption process! Learn more about it:
eSchool News: Florida adopts open-content reading platform
USA Today: Fla. approves free, online reading program
Today EdWeek posted the following article:
Florida Approves Free, Web-Based Program for Struggling Readers.
As a member of the FreeReading.net team, this is very exciting news! For Literacy is Priceless Readers that want to learn more about FreeReading.net, click here.
At FreeReading.net, educators everywhere can access a free, high-quality, sequential, research-based reading intervention program for grades K-1. Open source and Web 2.0 technology enable educators to adapt FreeReading content to their needs, add their own lessons within the 40 week scope and sequence and participate in discussions about early literacy and best practices in the classroom. -Anna
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