ECARE – ‘Reading Pals’ needed to teach kids this summer
We are looking for volunteer tutors with a passion for helping students preparing to enter kindergarten develop the skills needed to learn and read, said Clairen Reese, executive director of ECARE, a nonprofit organization. The Early Learning Coalition of Escambia County has identified the top 20 child care centers with children most in need to be served. One out of every two children is not prepared to enter kindergarten ready to learn in Escambia County, she said. Children who cannot read in the third ...
ECARE – Project Ready
Project Ready is a focused program to prepare students for kindergarten to improve their long term educational success. ECARE has focused this strategic, results-oriented project in downtown Pensacola to improve kindergarten readiness by focusing efforts on children, their parents, and guardians and early education providers. Through Project Ready ECARE enlists Reading Pal volunteers to work individually with students, hosts family nights and promotes professional development for providers.