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65% of Fourth Graders read below grade level
66% of Eighth Graders read below grade level
45% of children in middle and high income families struggle with reading
85% of juveniles in the US court system are illiterate
22% of American adults are illiterate
50% of chronically unemployed US adults are illiterate
49% of American adults cannot read proficiently
60% of adults prisoners in the US are illiterate
Read more about the literacy crisis in Uncovering the Logic of English, by Denise Eide.
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