Get Illinois Reading!

Thank you for participating in the 3rd Annual Get Illinois Reading summer program! 

Together with students across Illinois, participants read 795,212 books and 7,057 articles—and they logged more than 120,291 hours of reading on myON. 

 How myON supports Illinois literacy initiatives 

The extensive, predominantly non-fiction collection of more than 13,000 digital books from respected publishers ensures that high-quality, authentic texts are available to match the curriculum.

Educator tools support the development of standards-aligned projects that can be assigned to individual students, groups or whole classes to support the curriculum. 

Educators can measure and monitor growth as they prepare learners for assessments. Lexile® progress reports provide real-time data for administrators. 

Learners access their own personal accounts and recommended reading lists, and review their own metrics, to further engage them and bolster growth as they read in their just-right range.  

What's happening with myON in Illinois? 

View these brief videos to see how forward-thinking leaders are transforming literacy and learning with myON.  

 Principal Perspective in Berwyn South School District 100   

 Transitioning to the Digital Classroom in Lake Zurich Community Unit School District 95  

 Creating Digital Literacy for All Students in Des Plaines District 62 

 Game Changing Personalized Literacy in Bensenville School District 2

 Literacy for All Students at NSSEO (North Suburban Special Education Organization)

A myON subscription provides all of the following benefits 

  • Unlimited, 24/7 year-round access    
  • Concurrent, multi-user license   
  • Online reading with any web-enabled device 
  • Offline reading with free mobile apps for iPad, Android, Chrome and Kindle Fire HD   
  • Access to more than 6,000 digital titles from Capstone in the core collection
  • Option to add thousands of additional titles from respected partner publishers  
  • A collection containing 70% non-fiction, informational text and 30% fiction to support standards-based instruction 
  • Spanish/dual language titles 
  • Flexible reading scaffolds (naturally-recorded audio with user speed controls, text highlighting, embedded dictionary and zoom feature) 
  • Literacy tools for close reading and writing skill development foster deep connections to the text 
  • Student ownership and choice 
  • Educator tools and a professional development resources 
  • Embedded assessments to monitor growth
  • Real-time reporting at the student, group, building and district levels 

Learn how myON can support the achievement of your teaching and learning goals.  

Resources 

Our summer reading turnkey toolkit included themed templates, tips and resources to help keep kids reading and learning during the school break.   


  Contact us 

Kim Walsh, Account Manager 

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