What if your students read 30 minutes/day?
In their just right zone?

How would your classrooms be different? What would your test scores look like?

Lightsail supports virtually any K-12 reading program, adapting perfectly to the way you already teach.

With one major advantage – we’ve designed a digital learning experience that encourages a love of reading and motivates success in ELA.

So, could LightSail work for you? Here’s what we see in our data everyday. We are serving hundreds of thousands of students across nearly 500 districts, throughout the nation. During the last year alone, LightSail students took more than 2.9M assessments and moved more than 600k Lexile measures. And to top it off, educators were surprised with the number of minutes, hours and books students read!

LightSail Resources
Independent Research Study: LightSail Reverses Summer Slide 2015
Why 30 Minutes? Research Behind Our Recommended Daily Reading Time
LightSail Assessment Components (MetaMetrics Integration)
LightSail in a Balanced Literacy Framework
Middle School Students Exceed Expected Growth by 5x!
Reversing Summer Slide in an Urban School District 2014
What’s Happening at LightSail
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Transform how your students learn

Superintendent Neil O'Brien says LightSail has transformed how students learn and read at AA Gates Elementary. Learn from administrators, students, and teachers how LightSail is raising literacy achievement and creating a community of readers.

The Science Behind Lightsail

Learn about the research basis behind LightSail in this white paper created by MetaMetrics, a leading educational research organization, recognized worldwide for its distinct value in differentiating instruction and personalizing learning.