Monday, December 17, 2018, 6:00 PM - 7:15 PM
Did you know? Two out of three students who do not read proficiently by the end of 4th grade will end up either on welfare or in jail. (teachforamerica.org) However, Children in poverty who read proficiently by the end of the third grade have an 89% graduation rate. (blogs.edweek.org)
What can you do about it?
You can impact the lives of children, teachers, and families and make a difference in our communities by helping us focus on grade-appropriate reading abilities. Through Arise2Read, you can become a volunteer and partner with us, other churches, and Walker County public schools to help boost reading proficiency.
You don't need to have a background in education.
All you need to help is a willing heart and the ability to work with a child on a basic sight-word list. We will provide the training. Use the buttons below sign up for a training date.