Special Reading Report

Photo of mother and son reading2010 KIDS COUNT Special Report: “Early Warning! Why Reading by the End of Third Grade Matters.”

Michigan Summary: Reading by the End of Third Grade Matters 

A special report by Kids Count finds that only three of every 10 fourth graders in Michigan can read proficiently.

Michigan ranks 34th among the 50 states (#1 is best) for the percent of fourth graders who read at proficient level or above.

The Michigan League for Human Services is pleased to be a release partner with the Annie E. Casey Foundation.

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