TextProject, Inc. is a non-profit corporation founded in 2010 in the state of California. It formalizes a decade-plus of ongoing work by its founder, president and CEO Elfrieda H. (Freddy) Hiebert, to bring beginning and struggling readers to high levels of literacy through a variety of strategies and tools, particularly the texts used for reading instruction.

TextProject’s three priorities in support of its mission are:

TextProject Board Members

Elfrieda H. Hiebert CEO/ President Elfrieda “Freddy” Hiebert (Ph.D., University of Wisconsin) has had a long career as a literacy educator, first as a teacher’s aide and teacher of primary-level students in California and, subsequ …


November 12, 2020 The Science of Reading: Teacher Preparation, Research, and Policy This symposium directly addresses our conference theme of “All of us are smarter than each of us: Collaborate for impact” by bringing together exp …


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TextProject’s Partners in Research and Practice

TextProject, Inc collaborates with several research groups.