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Suite 800

California 94612
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Target demographics: students who are reading six months to two-and-a-half years below grade level

Geographic areas served: low-income schools across the country

Programs: We recruit and train community volunteers to work one-on-one with students by following a structured, research-based curriculum.

We envision a future in which all children in this nation have the reading skills they need to reach their full potential.

Reading Partners is committed to helping children become lifelong readers by empowering communities to provide individualized instruction with measurable results.
Reading Partners is focused on data and results. We are dedicated to ensuring that every investment made in the success of our students leads to a measurable increase in reading skills. During the 2011-12 school year:
• 89% of students accelerated their progress in reading.
• 73% of students ended the year closer to grade level than when they started school.
• 78% of students who began the year with low self-confidence demonstrated increased confidence by year’s end.
• 97% of principals noted school-wide progress
in reading.

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For the past two years, I have been a volunteer reading tutor for Reading Partners. It's been a very rewarding experience. The Reading Partners curriculum is thoughtful, easy to follow, and effective. With modest training, I have been able to implement the curriculum and see the reading progress of ... more »
Having been involved in education as a school administrator, education attorney, state legislator, and school board member, it is exciting to see an evidence-based program like Reading Partners that is making strong, measurable gains in closing the early childhood reading proficiency gap. It is an ... more »
I am grateful to have been a volunteer tutor and a site coordinator for the past 2 years. What I love about Reading Partners is that they are dedicated to creating lifelong readers. With their high quality program and easy to follow curriculum it has been proven that it works... more »
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