What is a Lexile?
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The Lexile Framework is a Research-Proven System for measuring students' reading levels and matching readers to text. The Lexile Framework uses a common metric to evaluate both reading ability and text difficulty. By placing both the reader and the text on the same scale, the Lexile Framework allows educators to forecast the level of comprehension a student will experience with a particular text and differentiate levels based on an individual student's needs.
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