Accelerated Reader

Accelerated Reader (AR) is a program where students read books and take quizzes to support their independent reading comprehension and to develop a love a reading through immediate feedback.


Some of the benefits of Accelerated Reader are:

  • Making essential reading practice more effective for every student.
  • Personalizing reading practice to each student’s current level.
  • Managing all reading activities including read to, read with, and read independently.
  • Assessing students’ reading with two types of quizzes: Reading Practice, and Textbook Quizzes for our Houghton Mifflin literature selections.
  • Building a lifelong love of reading and learning.