#27 of the 82 Hottest EdTech Tools of 2017 According to Education Experts –
27. CommonLit – Free literacy resources and progress tracking tools
As nominated by Jon Corippo, Director of Academic Innovation at CUE.
Founded by former teachers, CommonLit is a nonprofit EdTech organisation that operates an award-winning reading and writing platform. With CommonLit, teachers can create a free account to gain access to a host of standards-aligned, levelled, digital library of short texts including news articles, poems, historical documents and more. Their formative assessment tools help teachers target instruction and support struggling readers.