A Comprehensive Literacy Program. District Standards. Students will listen to comprehend and respond.Students will read for understanding and enjoyment to become life-long readers.. The Wisdom of Regie Routman. There must be a match between what we teach and the child\'s needs, interests, engagement, and readiness to learn. It takes a knowledgeable teacher, not a program from a publisher, to determine and assess what needs to be directly taught, and how and when to teach it..