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Most Important Academic Year Is… (#OxfordLearning)

If you had to guess what the single most important academic year is for children, what would you say?Junior year of high school?Senior year of college?

Wrong. It’s third grade.

A Time News article states that third grade is the most important academic year because it is the year students move from learning to read to reading to learn.

To read the whole article and to learn more about the crucial academic turning point that occurs in third grade, check out this very intersting article.

http://ideas.time.com/2012/09/26/why-third-grade-is-so-important-the-matthew-effect

Oxford Learning provides supplemental education services across North America. It offers programs for young people from preschool through university, and its cognitive approach goes beyond tutoring to ignite a lifelong love of learning. Find out more at www.oxfordlearning.com

 

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Kimberly Vetrano resides in the suburbs of New York City with her family, five cats, dog, a tank full of fish and snails. She is also a freelance writer and photographer.