If a student scores higher than 400 on a consequent SRI assessment (i.e. 550), can I transition the student to the READ 180 software?

Each trimester our students retake the SRI, if their Lexile increases significantly--they are at least in the 500s, can we transition them from Sys 44 to READ 180 software?

Posted on: September 10 2018
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  • AskDee

    I would not transition the student to READ 180 unless the student has completed all the System 44 software. The student's Lexile score should go up and in come cases go up significantly, but there will be "holes" in the students acquisition of skills and strategies that System 44 will address. Remember that the System 44 software is designed to be completed. It has Fast-Track capabilities where the student does not work on a skill or strategy that is already mastered. Dee

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