Lexia Learning is one of the best-known and most highly respected reading technology companies in the world. Headquartered in Concord, Massachusetts, Lexia was founded 30 years ago with private funding and grants obtained from the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development. Today, the company maintains a keen focus on its promise to improve student literacy through the use of technology, and has helped millions of students build reading skills. In 2013, Lexia was acquired by Rosetta Stone.
The Critical Role of Oral Language in Reading for ELLs
One of the most demanding challenges educators face is closing the reading gap for the growing population of English Language Learners. These students often lack sufficient oral language skills, which can have a profound impact throughout their academic careers.
For a deeper dive into the critical role of oral language in reading for ELLs and key strategies to address their literacy needs to help them close the gap, download the white paper.