Lunch and Learn!

We’ve missed you! We hope you can join us for our first in-person fundraising event since 2020! Enjoy a light lunch and hear a lively panel discussion about how Team Read is responding to today’s crucial need for one-on-one reading support and tutoring. This event is...

Meet Our New Seattle Program Manager

Hello Team Read Community, My name is Jeanette Eisenberg and I’m so excited to be joining Team Read as the Seattle Program Manager. While I’m new to Team Read, I’m not new to education in the Seattle area. I taught science and chemistry at Evergreen High School in the...

Sakura and Kaimana

The word is climbs.  Kaimana stares at it.  He frowns.  He won’t speak.  He fidgets in his chair.  It makes no sense:  Why is there a “b” at the end of this word? Kaimana’s tutor, a Garfield High School student named Sakura, now in her second year with Team Read,...

Sometimes It’s All About the Right Comic Book

After two weeks with her Team Read student Antonio, Hailey was struggling. Antonio avoided speaking in English. He wouldn’t read. And he never, ever smiled. “Antonio, we have to read a book,” she’d often say. The second grader frowned and spoke softly. “I’m sorry, I...