Northside ISD Superintendent Brian Woods, San Antonio ISD (SAISD) Superintendent Pedro Martinez, and North East ISD (NEISD) Superintendent Brian Gottardy, participate in a panel moderated by Rivard Report Director Robert Rivard on Oct. 6, 2016. Photo by Mary Flannigan for SAYL.

Why Our Kids Can’t Read: Superintendents Weigh In

More robust and accessible pre-K and early literacy programming and a genuine statewide commitment to educational funding are critical to addressing current elementary reading gaps and their lifelong repercussions, said the superintendents of San Antonio’s three largest school districts at a panel discussion Friday.