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Summer reading program builds children's skills

June 2, 2009

KALAMAZOO--Supplemental instruction in reading, writing and study skills is available for school-aged children through grade eight at the McGinnis Reading Center and Clinic in Sangren Hall at Western Michigan University.

Sessions are Tuesdays and Thursdays, July 7-30, from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Each child will receive individual instruction. Qualified reading master's students will supervise assessment and diagnostic teaching. Students will be provided with instructional activities which foster growth, progress and confidence in reading and writing.

The fee is $175 per child. Children of WMU students, faculty and staff receive a 30 percent discount. Enrollment is limited and interested parties are encouraged to register by June 15.

For further details and registration information, contact Teresa Valdez at teresa.valdez@wmich.edu or (269) 387-3534.

Media contact: Thom Myers, (269) 387-8400, thom.myers@wmich.edu

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