You learn to read so you can read to learn.

In Colorado, we want to ensure that every child can read proficiently by fourth grade. Join us in working to improve literacy rates for students.

Only 39% of Colorado’s fourth graders are proficient in reading.

Learning to read is an essential part of your child’s education. It’s the first step to academic success. Your support can make all the difference. Learn more in this short video.

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The READ Act

Watch an overview of Colorado's early literacy policy, the Reading to Ensure Academic Development (READ) Act

Literacy in CO

Learn more about early literacy policy in Colorado and how parents can support their child in learning to read

Learn to Read

Learn why reading is so important and the science of how your child learns to read