Reading Tutoring

Our Tutoring Program

Each K-12 student served by the Clinic for Advanced Literacy Studies will receive assessments, careful review of their needs, evidence-based interventions tailored to the needs of the child, and progress monitoring to actively encourage improvements. The services will be provided with the approval and guidance from the Texas A&M University Research Compliance Office and faculty review. Our goals are to improve literacy for all children.

Fall 2021 Tutoring

Reading tutoring will be offered from September 13 – November 19, 2021.

If you are interested in applying for reading tutoring with the Clinic for Advanced Literacy Studies, please complete the following form. Applications will be accepted until midnight on August 31, 2021.

Tutoring Fees

  • Intake screening: $50
  • Dyslexia assessment: $150
  • $25 per session
  • Cost for 12 sessions: $300

Reading Statistics

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U.S. Adults

Illiteracy occurs in 32 million adults in the United States. That’s 14% of the total population.

U.S. Department of Education and National Institute of Literacy

In a class of 25 third grade kids:

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Proficient Readers

Among students who read proficiently in third grade, only one in twenty-five (4%) had not graduated high school by age 19.

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Basic Readers

Among students who had “basic” (not proficient) reading skills in third grade, 9% did not graduate high school by age 19.

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Below-Basic Readers

Among students who had “below basic” (not proficient) reading skills in third grade, 23% did not graduate high school by age 19.