Literacy Skills For Early Elementary

Creating a nation of readers through in-school tutoring and family engagement

Future Forward is…

A research-based early reading intervention that works. Future Forward integrates one-on-one tutoring and family engagement.
A support system for K-3 struggling readers. Reaching children through a multi-tiered model that affects multiple aspects of their daily experience, the Future Forward program is more effective than any one approach or intervention on its own.
Supervised by a certified teacher or youth serving professional, with dedicated space to support literacy instruction and house Future Forward curriculum and materials. The Future Forward program is freestanding, using dedicated staff and resources, yet has the full collaboration of school administrators and classroom teachers.
Working toward an ultimate goal for all students to read at grade level by the end of third grade.

Program Components

One-on-One Tutoring

Intensive, high-dosage one-on-one tutoring provides students with customized, individualized instruction based on the science of reading. Future Forward tutoring is research-proven to increase student literacy skills, school-day attendance, and overall academic success.

Family Engagement

Highly trained Family Engagement Coordinators connect regularly with parents and caregivers with phone calls and text messages, newsletters, home visits, and fun monthly family events – all designed to increase skills in support of students’ reading and overall academic success. 

Recent Videos

Check out all the great video content on Future Forward’s YouTube channel to learn more about the program and the importance of early literacy.