Otto Bremer Trust Awards N.D. Reading Corps $71,500

North Dakota Reading Corps recently received a grant from the Otto Bremer Trust for $71,500 towards our mission to help students in North Dakota become successful readers by the end of third grade. These funds help us to provide high-quality training and support for our tutors across the state to ensure we are serving children to the best…
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Presidentially Appointed CEO Of CNCS Visits N.D. Reading Corps

Chief Executive Officer of the Corporation for National and Community Service visits N.D. Reading Corps On November 2, Fargo welcomed a presidentially appointed leader for community service. Wendy Spencer, Chief Executive Officer of the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS) stopped in to speak with N.D. Reading Corps members and coaches to thank them for…
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Do Something Dynamic! Become A ND Reading Corps Superhero Tutor

When the word ‘superhero’ comes to mind, you probably think of Superman, Batman, Spider-Man, Thor, Wonder Woman, or Captain America. These figures all “save the day,” fighting crime, protecting the public, and sometimes battling super villains. Superheroes, however, can come in many different forms. North Dakota Reading Corps tutors are their own special breed of superheros. Every…
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10 Reasons You Don’t Want To Miss The 21CCLC Afterschool Conference!

Calling all Afterschool superheroes! The 21st Century Summer Conference is back again August 2-3, but with a whole new theme – superheroes! You may be asking yourself, “Why should I attend this conference?” We’ll tell you 10 reasons why: 10. Meet Superman and Superwoman in person and get your photo taken with them! Haven’t you always wanted to meet…
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AmeriCorps Director Visits His 50th State, NORTH DAKOTA!

Director of AmeriCorps visits North Dakota Reading Corps The North Dakota Reading Corps and Madison Elementary hosted a site visit with Director of AmeriCorps Bill Basl on Thursday, March 31st. AmeriCorps is a national service program that engages over 75,000 individuals in service throughout the United States. Director Basl made his first trip to North…
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Student Engagement

VISIBLE LEARNING How do we know that learning is happening? By Jennifer Glasheen, SEEC Director of Teaching & Learning Can we tell by looking at our kids if they are really learning or, are they, as our friend Dr. Kevin Feldman likes to say, “Taking an upright siesta?” As principals conduct walkthroughs and observe classrooms,…
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