Our Results

Reading Rescue accelerates reading and writing growth for struggling first and second graders.

 

- Student Impact - 

2016-2017 Average Reading Intervention Level Growth

2015-2016 Average Reading Intervention Level Growth

 

Average Reading Rescue Student Growth 

8.25 Intervention Levels


 Average Number of Reading Rescue Tutoring Lessons

42


NYC Students served in 2017-2018 school year

1,047+

 
 
Always think about what your student knows already and what she/he needs to learn in order to move forward.
— 2018 Cohort Reading Rescue Instructor

Income Level of Schools Served

"High Poverty" are schools where over 70% of students receive free or reduced lunch.
 

 

- professional impact - 

Day 1 of PD: Instructor Familiarity with Teaching Phonics

 

Day 10 of PD: Instructor Familiarity with Teaching Phonics

 

"I know how to teach phonics" grew from 23% to 82% of Instructors!

 

Day 1 of PD: Instructor Familiarity with Taking a Written Record

 
 

Day 10 of PD: Instructor Familiarity with Taking a Written Record

 

"I know how to take a written record" grew from 23% to 90% of Instructors!

 
 

Reading Rescue Instructors that had NEVER received professional development on teaching writing

62% 

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Foster a safe learning environment and give the student the opportunity to express themselves.
— 2018 Cohort Reading Rescue Instructor
 

Day 1 of PD: Instructor Familiarity with Teaching Vocabulary

 

Day 10 of PD: Instructor Familiarity with Teaching Vocabulary

 

"I know how to teach vocabulary development" grew from 20% to 76% of Instructors!

 

Day 1 of PD: Instructor Familiarity with Teaching Writing

 

Day 10 of PD: Instructor Familiarity with Teaching Writing

 

"I know how to teach writing" grew from 23% to 82% of Instructors!

 
 
Know that your role in this child’s future is critical!
— 2018 Cohort Reading Rescue Instructor
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Day 1 of PD: Instructor Familiarity with Teaching Fluency

 

Day 10 of PD: Instructor Familiarity with Teaching Fluency

 

"I know how to teach fluency" grew from 13% to 74% of Instructors!

 
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Know your student. Follow the lesson plan with fidelity but adapt to your student and don’t be scared to move forward.
— 2019 Cohort Reading Rescue Instructor
 

 
 
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