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Newport Elementary School kindergartener Autumn Bice listens as Dominique Edwards, an AmeriCorps reading volunteer, reads to her. AmeriCorps volunteers help throughout District 833 elementary schools. Bulletin photo by Judy Spooner

AmeriCorps volunteers help boost reading efforts in District 833 elementary schools

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AmeriCorps reading volunteer Dominique Edwards struggled with reading when she was in elementary school, so she knows what children are going through when they need help.


Edwards is one of the volunteers who are in every elementary school in School District 833 to provide one-on-one help to struggling readers in kindergarten through third grade.

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Judy Spooner
Judy Spooner is the longest-serving staff writer at the South Washington County Bulletin. Spooner, who covers education and features in addition to writing a weekly column, has been with the newspaper for over 30 years.
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