Take Flight Research Summary
Students that completed Take Flight instruction show significant growth in all areas of reading skill.
Changes to the curriculum in Take Flight achieved goals of improved reading comprehension and
Follow-up research on children who completed treatment indicated that students maintain the
benefits of instruction on word reading skills and continued to improve in reading comprehension
after one year.
Take Flight is effective when used in schools by therapists with advanced training in treating
Students with the lowest reading skills in schools show stronger gains from Take Flight instruction.