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Career event at JHS focuses on importance of literacy in work

March 29, 2012 in The Jamestown Sun

From wildlife management to cosmetology, law and serving in the U.S. Navy, Jamestown High School students learned at Career/Literacy Day Wednesday that many careers require good reading and writing skills.
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N.D. first lady promotes early literacy

February 1, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

North Dakota first lady Betsy Dalrymple plans to address the North Dakota Association of Elementary School Principals on Thursday at the Ramada Inn in Grand Forks. She’ll also be in Grand Forks Friday at Viking Elementary School. Continue Reading

State council members impressed with early childhood programs in Willmar, Minn.

January 17, 2012 in West Central Tribune

WILLMAR Members of the Governor’s Early Learning Council were impressed with the level of cooperation between public and private institutions to encourage literacy in young children when they visited Willmar on Tuesday. Continue Reading

Erin Sullivan, East Grand Forks, column: A teacher’s guide to raising good readers

December 25, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Families need to be involved in the literacy process; and in a joint effort, parents and teachers can help students succeed. Together, we are better. Continue Reading

SD first lady to read to Mitchell children

November 8, 2011 in The Daily Republic

South Dakota’s first lady, Linda Daugaard, will read to third-, fourth- and fifth-graders at three area schools Tuesday.
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Dedicated to literacy

October 26, 2010 in Alexandria Echo Press

Elaine Simpson has spent most of her life making sure that children learn to read. Now, books she has written will aid in that cause. Continue Reading

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Literacy program to launch in North Dakota

July 29, 2010 in INFORUM

North Dakota children who are struggling with reading will soon get extra help thanks to a first-of-a-kind program in the state.
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