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Secondary reading

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Insufficient Evidence of Effectiveness

Studies show no significant differences

N No Qualifying Studies

No studies met inclusion standards

UK programmes lacking qualifying studies:

If you use programmes which are not listed here, please let us know

Non-UK:

  • 100 Book Challenge
  • ABD's of Reading
  • Academy of Reading
  • Achieve 3000
  • Achieving Maximum Potential
  • Advancement Via Individual Determination (AVID)
  • AfterSchool KidzLit
  • Alphabetic Phonics
  • America’s Choice-Ramp Up Literacy
  • AMP Reading System
  • Barton Reading & Spelling System
  • Be a Better Reader
  • BOLD
  • Boys Town Reading Curriculum
  • Breaking the Code
  • Bridges to Literacy
  • Caught Reading
  • Charlesbridge Reading Fluency
  • Classworks
  • Compass Learning (current version)
  • Comprehension Upgrade
  • Concept-Oriented Reading Instruction (CORI)
  • Corrective Reading
  • CRISS / Project CRISS
  • Cross-Aged Literacy Program
  • Direct Instruction
  • Disciplinary Literacy
  • Electronic Bookshelf
  • Essential Learning Systems™
  • Exemplary Center for Reading Instruction (ECRI)
  • Failure Free Reading
  • Fast ForWord
  • Fast Track Reading
  • First Steps
  • Fluent Reader
  • Glass-Analysis method
  • Glencoe
  • Great Leaps
  • Harcourt
  • HOSTS
  • Houghton Mifflin
  • IMPACT
  • IndiVisual Reading
  • InStep Readers
  • Intensive Reading Strategies
  • Instruction (IRSI) Model
  • Intensive Supplemental Reading
  • Jamestown Education
  • Junior Great Books
  • Kaplan SpellRead
  • Knowledge Box
  • K-W-L strategy
  • LANGUAGE!
  • Learning Experience Approach
  • Learning Upgrade
  • Lexia Strategies for Older Students
  • Like to Read
  • Lindamood-Bell
  • LitART
  • Literacy First
  • Literacy Seminar
  • MacMillan
  • McDougal-Littell
  • McRAT
  • Merit Software
  • Multicultural Reading and Thinking
  • My Reading Coach
  • On Ramp Approach
  • Open Book Anywhere
  • Open Court
  • Pathway Project
  • Phonics for Reading
  • Phono-Graphix
  • Prentice Hall Literature
  • Project Read
  • Puente
  • Questioning the Author
  • QuickReads–Secondary
  • Quicktionary Reading Pen II
  • Ramp-Up Literacy
  • Rave-O
  • ReadAbout
  • Read Naturally
  • Read Now
  • Read On!
  • READ RIGHT
  • Read XL
  • The Reader’s Choice
  • The Reader’s Journey
  • Reading in the Content Areas
  • Reading Horizons
  • Reading Is FAME
  • Reading Power in the Content Areas
  • Reading Plus
  • Reading with Purpose
  • Reciprocal Teaching
  • REWARDS
  • Rosetta Stone Literacy
  • Saxon Phonics
  • Scaffolded Reading Experience
  • Scott Foresman
  • Second Chance at Literacy Learning
  • Second Chance Reading
  • Slingerland
  • Soar to Success
  • Soliloquy Reading Assistant
  • Sound Sheets
  • Spell Read P.A.T.
  • Spalding Method
  • Strategic Literacy Initiative
  • SuccessMaker
  • Supported Literacy Approach
  • Text Mapping Strategy
  • Thinking Reader
  • Thinking Works
  • Transactional Strategies Instruction
  • Vocabulary Improvement Program
  • Voyager TimeWarp Plus
  • Wilson Reading System
  • Wisconsin Design for Reading Skills Development (WDRSD)
  • Write to Learn