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Resource ID: #24396
Subject: Schools
Source: The Post and Courier (Charleston, SC)
Date: 05/03/2009



"An in-depth narrative of a high school student who couldn't read led to a year-long investigation revealing that 20 percent of incoming freshman in Charleston County read on a fourth-grade level or worse. The newspaper's discovery prompted the school district to make literacy its No. 1 priority.

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