Our Impact

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Read to a Child’s Read Aloud Mentoring Program helps students enhance their literacy skills and develop the socio-emotional skills that are critical to their success in the classroom, their community and beyond.

Read to a Child has faith in our students’ abilities to thrive when provided with equitable resources and we choose to focus on their abundant strengths, potential and opportunity.

Impact of Read to a Child

Despite the challenges of developing and implementing a virtual model, Read to a Child is proud to report that 99% of students benefited from the Read Aloud Mentoring Program in at least one area. And, 43% of students benefited in all 7 areas. Students benefited in the following areas for the 2020-2021 school year:

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of students benefited in enthusiasm for books & reading
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of students benefited in ability to articulate thoughts
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of students benefited in listening skills
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of students benefited in social and emotional well-being
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of students benefited in self-confidence
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of students benefited in exposure to new vocabulary, knowledge and ideas
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of students benefited from 1-1 mentoring