It’s #teacherappreciationweek, so naturally we want to give a HUGE thank you to our spectacular Team Read Instructors - Regina, Lena, Ariel, Rachael, Mary and Martha - who make our programs possible! Our Instructors provide impactful reading instruction to underserved students in our community so that they have the opportunity to succeed in school and fulfill their dreams. Help us thank our Instructors by leaving them some encouraging words in the comments below! #teachers #earlyliteracy #nonprofits
It’s #teacherappreciationweek, and we want to give a huge shout-out to all of our amazing teacher partners at @uplift_education and @dallasisd! While we’re so thankful for the opportunity to provide supplementary reading instruction to Dallas students, we know that our teacher partners are crucial to ensuring that our community’s children receive a well-rounded education. To all of our teacher partners and Team Read Instructors alike: thank you so much for what you do, and know that your hard work is appreciated by us all! #teachers #education #literacy
Looking for inspiring posts about Dallas’s awesome teachers? You’re in luck, because this week is Teacher Appreciation Week! Check out the hashtag #DallasISDTeachers all throughout this week and see all the ways that Dallas ISD teachers have made an impact in our community! #dallas #education #teachers
Did you know that at R2L, students on average achieve eleven months of reading growth in just seven months? Team Read, our flagship program, provides underserved Dallas students with the reading skills that will help them thrive in both the classroom and beyond. #literacy #afterschool #nonprofits
#throwbackthursday: In February, R2L students created message hearts for the Heart Center at @childrens for American Heart Month. Nurses displayed these hearts in hallways where the staff, families and patients could enjoy them. #service #health #giving
Congratulations to the graduates of @TheConcilio PASE Program. PASE is a 6-week program that provides parents with skills to direct their children’s academic success and guide them to a bright future. We’re so grateful to partner with The Concilio for this wonderful program!
Celebrating After School Professionals Appreciation Week with @unionfoodtruck! #afterschool #staffappreciation #lunchtime
Earth Day was on Monday, so this week at Booktown our social-emotional theme was Ethical Responsibility and students learned about taking care of our earth! During Activity Time this week, students created functional objects from recycled materials, learning how sustainability can practiced in all sorts of ways! #earthday #sustainability #recycling #afterschool
Last night we had the incredible opportunity to tell the Readers 2 Leaders story live in front of more than 1200 Dallas leaders of all stripes! Although we did not win the big prize we were hoping for, we WILL do whatever it takes to reach the students who need us. Thank you to everyone who supported us throughout the last year of hard work leading up to The Pitch. We are excited to see what’s next! Congratulations @poeticpersists, @mptxorg, @studentsuccessagency, and @rosaesrojo and thank you to @unitedwaydallas for an incredible year!
The R2L team is here and READY for The Pitch! Can’t wait to hear Norma bring the house down when she shares our innovation with a packed house. Cross your fingers, say a prayer, and wish us well! Winning tonight = serving thousands more kids. #literacy #socialinnovation
Readers 2 Leaders wants to train more adults to help kids with reading! Tonight’s our big chance. At The Pitch, basically Shark Tank for nonprofits, ED Norma Nelson will share our story with 6 judges and 1300 audience members and ask them to award us Social Innovator of the Year! Thank you to every person who helped us get here. We are ready to help thousands more kids read! #dallasliteracy #gamechanger #sharktank