Happy New Year From North Dakota Reading Corps

            With the new year in motion we want to share some “great stories” from last year’s Reading Corps program. As each school year progresses, Reading Corps tutors begin to see changes in their students. Each time a member submits a “Great Story,” as well call them, a smile appears on my face and…
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N.D. Reading Corps Tutor Profile: Teresa Bachmeier

Each month we work to highlight another fabulous tutor within the N.D. Reading Corps program. This month we’d like to introduce Teresa Bachmeier, a veteran tutor who is back for her fourth year and is a K-3 tutor in Fargo’s Clara Barton and Hawthorne elementary schools. Teresa, who previously worked for MeritCare (now Sanford) for…
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2014 Reading Corps Summer Institute

The 2014 North Dakota Reading Corps (NDRC) Summer Institute wrapped up its three-day training on Aug. 6. Over the three days, more than 50 individuals were in attendance including 28 AmeriCorps members, 20 internal coaches, five master coaches and  three ReadingCorps staff. Training is presented by staff from the Minnesota Reading Corps program which N.D. is a…
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North Dakota Reading Corps Receives Federal Funding To Expand Program To Bismarck, Mandan

North Dakota Reading Corps (NDRC) received its first-ever competitive AmeriCorps award providing almost $190,000 in federal support for its current programming in Fargo, West Fargo and Jamestown, plus expansion into Bismarck and Mandan for the 2014-2015 school year. NDRC combines the people power of AmeriCorps with the science of how children learn to read and…
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