March 1, 2016

First graders needed for reading study

First graders who are 6-8 years old, with or without reading disabilities, and who learned English as their first language are needed for a reading study being conducted by the Education and Brain Laboratory in the Vanderbilt Special Education Department. 

Children who are eligible may participate in a longitudinal study investigating reading progress from the second to the fifth grade, with one visit each year. Parents will recieve $50 for a screening visit.

To complete an online screening, go to

Those interested in participating, or for more information, contact or 615-875-5534.