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Topic:  Instructional Support

The program includes some component of instructional support provided to students and/or teachers, with the aim of improving the academic performance of students and/or increasing students' knowledge in a particular area.

Proven Programs

The Abecedarian Project

Accelerated Reader

Child-Parent Centers

Class Wide Peer Tutoring Program

Early Head Start

The Effective Learning Program

HighScope Perry Preschool Program

Incredible Years

National Guard Youth ChalleNGe Program

Reading Recovery

Promising Programs

Accelerated Academics Academy (AAA)

Child Development Project

Cognitively Guided Instruction (CGI)

Cooperative Integrated Reading and Composition

Core Knowledge

Direct Instruction

Early Childhood Education and Assistance Program (ECEAP)

Early Intervention in Reading

Head Start

New York City's Small Schools of Choice

Partners in Reading

Peer-Assisted Learning Strategies (PALS)

Reaching Educators, Children, and Parents (RECAP)

Reciprocal Teaching

Seattle Social Development Project

Student Achievement Guarantee in Education (SAGE)

Syracuse Family Development Research Program

Talent Development Secondary

Targeted Reading Intervention (TRI)

Team Accelerated Instruction: Math

Proven / Promising Programs

Quantum Opportunity Program (QOP)

Other Reviewed Programs


Bilingual Cooperative Integrated Reading and Composition

Check & Connect

Connect with Kids


Dialogic Reading

Enhanced Proactive Reading

Everyday Mathematics

The Expert Mathematician

Fast ForWord Language

FAST Track

I CAN Learn Pre-Algebra and Algebra

Instructional Conversations and Literature Logs

Interactive Shared Book Reading

Lessons in Character

Lions-Quest Working Toward Peace

Phonological Awareness Training

Phonological Awareness Training plus Letter Knowledge Training

Positive Action



Promoting Alternative THinking Strategies (PATHS)

Reading Mastery

Reconnecting Youth (RY)

Saxon Middle School Math

Shared Book Reading

Sound Foundations

The Think Time Strategy

Too Good for Drugs and Violence

Too Good for Violence

University of Chicago School Mathematics Project (UCSMP) Algebra

Vocabulary Improvement Program for English Language Learners and Their Classmates