95% of reading failure is preventable – 
by using appropriate reading systems 
                                      and well-trained teachers."                               

Sally Shaywitz
Yale Center for Dyslexia & Creativity

What is Individualized Balanced Literacy Instruction?

It is not tutoring ... 

 “ I would highly recommend meeting with Mrs. Ricca to any parent who has even a minor concern about their child’s reading ability.  It has single handedly been the best investment we have made in Alexandra’s future.”

Julie Wise, parent