Reading Partners’ mission is to help children become lifelong readers by empowering communities to provide individualized instruction with measurable results.
Literacy program description
Reading Partners is a national education nonprofit that works with elementary schools to support students who are reading one month to two-and-a-half years below grade-level. Reading Partners recruits and trains community volunteers to deliver individualized instruction to help them master the reading fundamentals they need to reach grade level. Tutoring takes place approximately 9am-5pm Monday through Thursday. Students receive two 45 minute tutoring sessions a week. Tutors implement a highly effective, research-validated curriculum.