Pro Literacy: Tune Your Text: Tech to Support Readability of Digital Texts

Join us at ProLiteracy 2022!

by Readability Matters • September 21, 2022

ProLiteracy October 3-5 San Antonio, Texas   Since 2003 ProLiteracy has hosted a biennial conference on adult education. They look forward to again holding an in-person conference this fall. The 2022 ProLiteracy Conference on Adult Education in San Antonio, Texas, will be an opportunity to reinvigorate Adult Education efforts. The conference is a 3-day professional […]


Santa Clara University Students Innovate with a Mission

Santa Clara University Students Innovate with a Mission to Improve Reading

by Readability Matters • September 19, 2022

New Perspectives from Gen Z and Millennials   Santa Clara University students work at the intersection of innovation and mission. The university strives to develop leaders of competence, conscience, and compassion. Through experiential learning projects, students have the opportunity to work in their communities to make a difference. Thanks to a long-standing alliance with Dr. […]


Register Now for Page Break Conference

Register Now for PageBreak Publishing Conference!

by Readability Matters • September 19, 2022

PageBreak Conference October 27–28, 2022   What started as a conversation about publishing and conferences and innovation and community has evolved into the first-ever PageBreak Conference that will be held in San Francisco, CA, on October 27–28, 2022. Questions the conference will address include: What is “Publishing” in 2022? What does innovation look like today? […]


Adobe Lightning Learning Keynote Released: Digital Readability

Adobe Lightning Learning Keynote Released: Digital Readability

by Readability Matters • September 14, 2022

Digital Readability at the Adobe Education Summit   In a quick Lightning Learning Keynote at the Adobe for Education Summit, Dr. Rochelle (Shelley) Rodrigo of the University of Arizona speaks to the importance of teaching students to personalize digital text formats. Dr. Rodrigo begins by discussing why it matters that the “mythical best font for […]


Reading Down 5 points - Can New Readability Solutions Help?

Reading Scores Dropped: Can New Readability Solutions Help?

by Readability Matters • September 2, 2022

Pandemic Erased 2 Decades of Progress in Reading   Released this week, national test results show the pandemic’s devastating impact on American school children. The results come from the first federal assessment of how student learning was affected by interruptions in education. The discouraging results show that two decades of gains were lost. Importantly, losses […]


Adobe Education Summit: Readability session video available

Video Released: Readability Session at the Adobe Education Summit

by Readability Matters • September 2, 2022

Accommodating Individual Differences At the 2022 Adobe Education Summit this summer, readability was back on the agenda. Adobe readability experts shared the latest product innovations and research in their work to create better reading experiences. Presenting to educators from around the world, the presenters discuss to potential to create opportunities for deeper learning for students […]