The Reading Recovery® program boasts high success numbers in developing and improving the literacy skills of low-achieving first graders.

Reading Recovery® by the numbers

  • 1 to 1


    Reading Recovery® is a short-term one-on-one tutoring program for first-grade students.

  • 1,887

    Students taught

    In the 2019 Academic year, there were 1,887 students taught by 242 Reading Recovery® teachers in the state of Missouri.

  • 30

    Minute sessions

    Tutoring is delivered in daily 30-minute sessions over the course of 12-20 weeks.

  • #1


    Reading Recovery® received the highest marks from the What Works Clearinghouse, a division of the U.S. Department of Education’s Institute of Education Services, of 153 beginning reading programs reviewed.