RESEARCH & EVIDENCE

Published research & key findings on effectiveness of the Future Forward tutoring program:

Society for Research on Educational Effectiveness (SREE)

“Testing the Impact” and “Sustained Impact” to be presented at September 2021 SREE Conference

ES = +0.190 (sustained impact on reading achievement)

30% reduction in placement in special education services

School Community Journal

SPARK (Future Forward) Early Literacy:

Journal of Education for Students Placed at Risk

Results of Randomized Control Trial Evaluation of SPARK (Future Forward) Literacy Program:

*The two foundational studies meet the Institute for Education Sciences What Works Clearinghouse (WWC) evidence standards Without Reservations and allowed Future Forward to be classified by the Center for Research and Reform in Education (CRRE) at Johns Hopkins University as one of a small number of literacy interventions that both work and meet the “strong evidence definitions” laid out in the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA).