The Annie E. Casey Foundation http://hppr.org en Study gives High Plains fourth graders reading report card http://hppr.org/post/study-gives-high-plains-fourth-graders-reading-report-card <p></p><p>The Annie E. Casey Foundation recently released a report, “Early Reading Proficiency in the United States.” &nbsp;According to <a href="http://www.dodgeglobe.com/article/20140219/NEWS/140219206">The Dodge City Daily Globe</a> a majority of Kansas children are not reading proficiently by fourth grade.</p><p> Wed, 26 Feb 2014 06:00:03 +0000 Cindee Talley 28411 at http://hppr.org Study gives High Plains fourth graders reading report card How are High Plains Kids Doing? http://hppr.org/post/how-are-high-plains-kids-doing <p></p><p>The <strong><a href="http://www.aecf.org/">Annie E. Casey Foundation</a></strong> recently released its annual <strong><a href="file:///N:/REGIONAL_WORKSTATION/Regional%20Documents/ww.aecf.org/KnowledgeCenter/Publications.aspx?pubguid=%7B3259C901-9198-41AE-845E-9EADB1CFC8D7%7D">KIDS COUNT Data Book</a></strong>. 16 indicators are tracked. This year’s report revealed that children in the United States continue to make gains in education and health despite a growing poverty rate. The report was expanded to include American’s youngest children. &nbsp;</p><p> Wed, 27 Nov 2013 06:00:02 +0000 Cindee Talley 24811 at http://hppr.org How are High Plains Kids Doing?