New testing data: Fewer students in early grades developing phonics skills

September 14, 2022
Test scores from almost 2 million students offer a glimmer of hope for parents anxious about learning loss: The percentage of older and elementary and middle school students reading on grade level is nearing what it was before COVID. The results also reveal how much work remains to be done. Education Analytics shares their perspective on the results in light of their own research on COVID-related learning loss.