Accelerated Reader is a program based on the fact that students
become more motivated to read if they are tested on the content of
the books they have read and are rewarded for correct answers.
Students read each book, individually take the test on the
computer, and receive gratification when they score well. Schools
using the Accelerated Reader program have seen a significant
increase in reading among their students.
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