Lexile in the Library

School librarians and media specialists are uniquely positioned to be educational leaders. You serve every student and teacher in a school. Lexile measures can help you use that power to improve every corner of every classroom—not just the media center.

Although students get Lexile measures from tests, and books get Lexile measures from the Lexile® Analyzer, Lexile measures are not about test scores or restrictive reading levels. They're about growing literacy, and how that's important to a successful life during and after school.

The topics in this section provide you with ideas and lead you to resources to be the instructional point-person in your school (you can supercharge what goes on in each classroom). Read more about how to:


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