Zaner-Bloser is a publisher of research-based reading, writing, spelling, handwriting and study skills programs and contributes to the education of children in prekindergarten through grade eight. The company offers various programs, including Strategies for Writers and Read for Real and Nonfiction Strategies for Reading Results. The company publishes a variety of educational and instructional materials under several categories, such as basic and supplemental reading, vocabulary, handwriting and phonics. Zaner-Bloser also provides study materials that assist students in their development of study skills and spelling. It is a subsidiary of Highlights for Children and is based in Columbus, Ohio.