We believe Baltimore’s children and youth deserve equitable access to educational opportunities that allow them to thrive in careers and in life. We have a strong commitment to the City’s PreK-12 public education system and the nonprofit partners that support these students.
We support programs that:
Baltimore is home to several proven tutoring programs, including Reading Partners, The Literacy Lab, and Success for All’s Tutoring with the Lightning Squad. These programs serve hundreds of students in pre-K to third grade, providing high-dosage tutoring, either 1:1 or in small groups, to help support the development of early literacy skills.
How can we best support young students who are struggling to read in school? In the context of unprecedented disruptions to our educational system, this Abell Report summarizes the research, documents the current landscape of programs, and offers recommendations.
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Photos courtesy of Urban Teachers Baltimore, the UMBC Reach Together Tutoring Program, and Tools of the Mind.
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