7-year longitudinal study done in Scotland on the effects of teaching synthetic phonics
Achieving The Vision, by Tommy McKay. Phase 2 This document details the amazing accomplishments that have been achieved in Scotland. The report covers a 10 year literacy initiative where they managed to eliminate illiteracy in an entire school district. This is a must read document for all school administrators who are interested in how they accomplished it.
Improve Education (thought provoking articles on education and literacy)