Archive for September, 2014

Houston launches TutorMate drive: See it here!

Read Houston Read Corporate Campaign Launch from Houston ISD on Vimeo.   The Read Houston Read campaign, rallying dozens of corporations to the cause of early literacy, has blasted off with a breakfast for corporate leaders — and the great video above. The Houston Independent School District wants 1,600 volunteers to flood elementary schools to help […]…

Houston ‘literacy crisis’ spurs call for 1,500 volunteers

Houston educators are looking for 1,500 volunteers to join Innovations for Learning and other organizations to battle what they’re calling a “literacy crisis” in the nation’s fourth-largest city. The Houston Independent School District is asking citizens to give 30 to 60 minutes a week to mentor a child in person or over the Internet in […]…