Why does reading Harry Potter help students in school?

Jun 26, 2008

Posted by: Doris


This blog is part of a series of blogs relating research, practices and classroom accounts from a reading teacher. It’s not meant to be a lecture on educational practices, as much as a common sense approach to why this one set of books helps countless numbers of students improve in school.

The Leaky Cauldron is not associated with J.K. Rowling, Warner Bros., or any of the individuals or companies associated with producing and publishing Harry Potter books and films.