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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Welcome Back!

The summer has come to an end. Back to school shopping is complete. Photos have been taken. Tears have been shed. Now… it’s time to really dig in and get the best of the best in professional learning for your  year ahead. We have a very exciting year ahead of us and we’re ready to roll out our…
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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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5 Reasons To Consider Twitter For Teachers & Administrators

5 Reasons to Consider Twitter for Teachers & Administrators By Alison Zima, SEEC Communications Coordinator You’ve all heard about Twitter and who is using what hashtag for this or that, but have you used it? Have you looked into the benefits of potentially integrating it into your classroom OR maybe using it for networking and…
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Where Are They Now: Reading Corps Alumni

Each year the South East Education Cooperative and North Dakota Reading Corps are blessed to have AmeriCorps members serve as literacy tutors. They vary in age, come from different backgrounds, are pursuing a variety of careers, but they all have ONE thing in common – they want to help North Dakota children become the best readers…
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34-year Education Veteran Still Pushes The Limits When It Comes To Improving His District

Wahpeton Public Schools – Rick Jacobson, Superintendent A 34-year education veteran still pushes the limits when it comes to improving his district. Rick Jacobson, Wahpeton Public Schools superintendent, wanted to work with children and get into coaching but the route he took opened a lot of doors and brought him to his current position that…
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10 Amazing #ReasonsToReadingCorps

Now is the time to think about serving a year with AmeriCorps and N.D. Reading Corps is a perfect place to make a difference. As one school year is about to wrap up, we are already planning for next year and another expansion of N.D. Reading Corps! Next year we are adding 10 new sites…
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