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Community Engagement Programs: America Reads

Host America Reads Tutors

Bring America Reads to your school or community

ASU America Reads programs:

  • are funded through a cost share between ASU and the partnering school, school district, or community center
  • are offered for 14 weeks in Fall and Spring, 8-10 weeks in Summer
  • are made available to children 2-4 days a week
  • serve 24-60 children at each site
  • include individualized curricula based upon academic skill level and grade level state academic standards
  • are assessed through pre/post testing in reading, writing, math and qualitative

Cost Share Information

ASU America Reads Costs
  • Full time coordinating staff
  • ASU tutors' salary
  • ASU vehicles for tutor transportation
Partnering School/Organization Costs
  • Portion of site manager salary
  • Supervising staff – 1 supervisor, 1 activity coordinator (if applicable)
  • Tutoring supplies (in-kind)
  • Tutoring incentives (in-kind)
  • Portion of transportation costs for tutors

Your cost share is contingent upon logistical details (program format and size, fingerprinting, transportation needs, etc) to be determined at a later point. The approximate cost for partners are as follows:

Program Format 2 day/week program 3 day/week program 4 day/week program
Total Cost - Fall & Spring only $14,000 - $18,000 $17,000 - $23,000 $26,000 - $40,500
Total Cost - Fall, Spring & Summer $18,000 - $21,200 $20,200 - $26,200 $29,200 - $43,800
Total Cost - Summer only N/A* N/A* $3,240

*Summer programs always run 4 days/week because Summer is a shortened semester (8 or 10 weeks).

   

I AM INTERESTED IN HOSTING AMERICA READS TUTORS

Contact us with your information, details, and questions. Use link above to email or call 480-965-2259.

   

The program has made a huge difference in Delicia's education. Since this program, Delicia has started at a different district, but she has carried all the tools she learned with her. My daughter has scored very high on AIMS and is in honor's classes now.”

– Karina Calvillo, America Reads Parent

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America Reads
COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT PROGRAMS
Arizona State University

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Tempe campus
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I AM INTERESTED IN HOSTING AMERICA READS TUTORS
Contact us with your information, details, and questions. Use link above to email or call 480-965-2259.