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Kennedy Center reading clinic Archives

Parents and children needed for research study on reading development

Jan. 29, 2016—Participants are needed for a research study investigating reading development in children.

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VKC Reading Clinic now accepting fall session applications for struggling readers

Jul. 16, 2015—The Clinic provides individualized, one-to-one tutoring using assessments and evidence-based instructional methods.

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VKC Reading Clinic seeks tutors for summer 2015

Mar. 25, 2015—The Vanderbilt Kennedy Center Reading Clinic is seeking students and professional teachers to serve as part-time reading clinic tutors and teacher tutors during the summer 2015 program.

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VKC Reading Clinic now accepting summer applications

Mar. 25, 2015—Enrollment is now open for the summer 2015 program of the Vanderbilt Kennedy Center Reading Clinic. The clinic provides individualized, one-to-one tutoring using assessments and evidence-based instructional methods shown to promote reading.

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Reading Clinic again lands Dollar General Foundation support

Oct. 16, 2014—The Dollar General Literacy Foundation has again awarded a $50,000 Youth Literacy grant to the Vanderbilt Kennedy Center Reading Clinic.

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Vanderbilt Kennedy Reading Clinic is accepting applications

Aug. 2, 2013—The Vanderbilt Kennedy Reading Clinic, which offers one-on-one instruction for struggling readers, is accepting applications for enrollment.

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Team William raises funds

May. 30, 2013—Inspired by William Spickard, Peabody alumna Andrea McDermott Sanders, M.Ed., founded “Team William” in 2005 to support scholarships for children with Down syndrome to the Vanderbilt Kennedy Center Reading Clinic.

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Keeping pace: Nashville, once a mid-size city with a Southern small-town feel, is experiencing explosive growth.

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Keeping pace: Nashville, once a mid-size city with a Southern small-town feel, is experiencing explosive growth.

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