literacy http://aspenpublicradio.org en Must Do: Read Well By Third Grade http://aspenpublicradio.org/post/must-do-read-well-third-grade <p>A recent study shows that 40 percent of Colorado high school graduates who go on to college need remedial help with at least one subject.&nbsp; This high number may in part be the result of problems the kids had as far back as first and second grade.&nbsp; A major factor, educators believe, is a lack of adequate early literacy.&nbsp; As Aspen Public Radio’s Roger Adams explains, reading skills must be acquired at a very young age.</p> Mon, 20 May 2013 02:25:55 +0000 Roger Adams 1511 at http://aspenpublicradio.org Must Do: Read Well By Third Grade