What is Reading Intervention?
"Early reading intervention programs are the most common type of reading intervention as it is believed by many academic professionals that if you are able to target a reading problems from an early age, then the greater the chance is that they will benefit. Early intervention has also been described as a "proven and essential strategy for closing the reading gap" -http://www.teach-nology.com/tutorials/teaching/readingintervention.html
How does my child qualify?
Qualification is based on your child's Texas Primary Reading Inventory (TPRI) Scores given at the beginning and middle of the year.
What is TPRI?
The TPRI is a tool to help K-3 teachers quickly assess the early reading skills of students. Teachers may use the results of this assessment to group students according to their strengths and weaknesses so that instruction and curriculum may be adjusted to meet the needs of all students. Specifically, the purpose of the TPRI is: