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Sri Lanka Soars in WPM

Sri Lanka Soars in Words Per Minute “Who wants to read out loud?” asked Indrani, a second grade teacher at Kumbukwewa Nimalasiri Primary School in the Anuradhapura district of Sri Lanka. Little hands shot in the air. “Teacher, teacher, me!” said seven-year-old Sithija. At 134 words per minute, he was the fastest reader in class, far outpacing the standard […]

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