The Annie E. Casey Foundation
Read Why Reading by the End of Third Grade Matters; Reading on Grade Level in Third Grade: How Is It Related to High School Performance and College Enrollment; Double Jeopardy: How Third Grade Reading Skills and Poverty Influence High School Graduation…and many other excellent articles about literacy.
Florida Center for Reading Research
The FCRR site includes extensive bibliographies regarding the building blocks of reading as well as research and evaluation of reading programs. Teacher materials.
What Works Clearinghouse
The Institute of Education Sciences continually reviews educational programs to determine what works.
Johns Hopkins University’s Center for Research and Reform: Best Evidence Encyclopedia
What works in education? The BEE presents reviews of research-proven reading programs for all readers as well as math programs and comprehensive school reform issues.
Center on Instruction
Funded by the U.S. Department of Education, the Center on Instruction develops and identifies free resources that are useful for improving the achievement of all students and focus on students needing intensive instruction, special needs and diverse learners including English language learners.