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Reading. Literacy. Easier.

We want kids to be able to read. Well. We want them to write. Well. Schools and teachers want them to do that too. Really well.

Among us, we have decades of in-the-trenches practical classroom and administrative experience. We know what works, what’s evidence based, what’s research and practice proven. We know how to make learning more effective, and we have the tools schools need to ramp up their learners’ achievement.

We can help improve literacy and reading comprehension programs for everyone, from struggling readers, to gifted and talented, and everyone in between.

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Reading Plus. Silent Reading Fluency: The Bridge to Comprehension

Academic Edge is the #1 provider for Reading Plus implementation sales and support in Kentucky, and now in Ohio. Reading Plus® is a comprehensive, evidence based software solution for reading assessment and improvement that develops foundational fluency skills for students of all ages. Structured activities are individualized for each student’s needs to ensure development of the “unseen and unheard” fluency skills that are taught the least and tested the most. Learn more about our Reading Plus sales, implementation, and support services.

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Lexia Reading Core5. Our World Begins With Reading.

We are the sole source for Lexia implementation, sales and support in Kentucky. Lexia Reading software supports reading skills development in students at all levels of ability, Pre-K through Adult, building skills with explicit practice in phonemic awareness and phonics while promoting gains in fluency, vocabulary, and comprehension. Learn more about our Lexia Core5 sales, implementation, and support services.

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HEY OHIO! We’re new here. We’d like to help your students read better.

We’re pleased to announce service and support for Reading Plus® in Ohio.

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Academic Edge Team

From the learner to the school. The help you need. When you need it.

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Are you looking to improve the educational outcomes for your entire school? Are looking for a systematic and structured approach to school and classroom change? Or are you looking for individual solutions to thorny teaching and learning problems. Our team can help. Let us know about your needs, and we’ll let you know what we can do to help you!

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Kentucky Progress in Reading in Lexia Core 5 (2015-2016)

How’d Kentucky do with Lexia Reading in 2015-16? Awesome, of course….

Lexia Reading Core5 Progress Report Key Findings Over 36,000 students in grades K–5 used the Lexia Reading Core5® (Core5) blended learning program as recommended during the 2015/16 school year in 282 schools across Kentucky. Students of all abilities made substantial progress in Core5 across the year: The percentage of students who were classified as working […]
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What are kentucky readers reading? RP says mysteries top the list!

What did Kentucky students choose to read this school year? Which stories inspired them? Which categories were this year's favorites? Kentucky Reading Plus students get to choose what they read, and here is what they chose in 2016.
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Lexia Reading News You Can Use: Lexia, Data Export, Ugandan Orphans, Academic Edge and more….

What do a Shark Tank, Ugandan Orphans, Lexia Core5 and Academic Edge have in common? They are all in this month’s Lexia News You Can Use, provided by Lexia Learning. Usage Winners, Including Academic Edge’s own… Lexia is hosting a usage contest, and this month’s winners include the Academic Edge’s own All the rest of […]
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