Opening Pathways for
READ USA opens pathways for children in under-resourced communities with book choice and ownership, one-to-one literacy tutoring, multicultural literacy programming, professional literacy instruction development for educators, all to positively impact grade level reading proficiency, workforce development, building a diverse teacher pipeline and ending the cycle of generational poverty.Learn more
Book Choice and Ownership
READ USA hosts the "Peace In The Pages" event in October each year in connection with ONEJAX on or near Mahatma Gandhi’s birthday to promote the link between literacy and the values of unity, diversity, equity, empathy, peace, non-violence, health, freedom, leadership and success.
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READ USA trains, supervises, and pays teens from under-resourced communities to provide evidence-based reading tutoring where reading gains are achieved by the teens as well as the elementary school students they lead.
Book Choice & Ownership
For $15 each, every student in an entire elementary school or site in under-resourced communities participates in our free book fair and gets to choose 3 FREE brand new books to own!
Local celebrities share books that represent all walks of life. In addition, videos geared towards parents and teachers offer suggestions on key topics to assist students in reading success.