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U = Undermined. Literacy is a human right but without it, people miss out on other human rights. Explore the Alphabet of Illiteracy

...is for Undermined

Literacy is the foundation for all future learning and a human right that enables full participation in society. Learning to read creates opportunity and empowers students to engage and succeed in both school and life.

UNESCO (2006)

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How our partners have helped.

Reading Partners is a program that mobilizes communities across the US to provide students with the proven, individualized reading support they need to become proficient readers and confident learners. It pairs a volunteer reading partner with a student who has fallen behind in reading. Together, they build a trusting relationship that boosts the child’s confidence and literacy skills to empower them to engage fully with their education.

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Reading Partners mobilizes communities across the US to provide students with the support they need to become proficient readers.
He’s made such amazing progress since we've been working together, and he’s such a great example of a kid who just needed a little bit of extra time, a little bit of extra attention.
Sarah - Volunteer tutor
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