Intervention and prevention efforts in reading seek to help students before they fail in school. These articles, research briefs, videos, webcasts and other resources can help parents and teachers support a struggling reader. See also our section on Response to Intervention (RTI).
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Our PBS Television Series:
Launching Young Readers
Learn the warning signs for a child who may have difficulties with reading and why early intervention is so important.
Learn how brain scientists are working to solve the puzzle of why some children struggle to read and others don't.
Explore the reading challenges facing kids with disabilities, and what schools across the country are doing to help them find success.
Professional Development Webcasts
Listen, watch, and learn from top experts in these engaging roundtable discussions. Each webcast features a 60–minute video as well as recommended readings and suggested discussion questions.