reading

Lawmakers approve delay of reading promotion requirement

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - Alabama lawmakers have voted to postpone a requirement to hold back third-graders who don't meet reading benchmarks. The Alabama House of Representatives on Tuesday voted 85-8 for legislation to delay the requirement until the 2023-2024 school…

Local reading program looking for volunteers

By WVUA 23 News Reporter Valarie Bracken A local organization that helps children with their reading skills is looking for volunteers. Reading Allies, a program run by the Tuscaloosa Education Foundation and Tuscaloosa City Schools, needs volunteers who can help…