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Word Rebel Incorporated

Org #29834
Vetted since 2015
2014
year founded
$18,185
raised on GlobalGiving
5
years fundraising
1
projects funded
* Amounts in US Dollars

Mission

Word Rebel's mission is to close the preschool readiness gap. Why? The most accurate predictor of whether or not a child will graduate from high school on time is the number of words they know when they start preschool. This is true regardless of household income, parent education level, access to quality schools or environmental factors. No elementary, middle or high school intervention has ever closed the preschool readiness gap or achievement gap because reading must start from birth. What happens when every child learns 1,100 words by preschool? Every child masters the foundational reading skills they need to succeed through high school graduation; Household income does not define a ... read more

Projects (1)

Literacy Program for NYC Children
United States / Education
 
Project Leaders
Caitlin Motherway
Caitlin Motherway
Lauren Martin
Lauren Martin
Team
Lauren P Martin
Organization Information
16600 21st Ave N
Minneapolis, MN 55447
United States
9083288325
Organization Information
16600 21st Ave N
Minneapolis, MN 55447
United States
9083288325

Project Reports

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Nov 13, 2019
Thank you for making five years possible!
Word Rebel has officially completed its fifth and final year of programming.  Because of your generosity, we are grateful to be able to close out our final year of programming with...
Aug 16, 2019
2019 programming has begun!
Thanks to donors like you, we have officially launched our fifth year of programming! Our twenty childcare partners are now enrolling 1,500 families in our family engagement and literacy curriculum -...
May 13, 2019
We're on YouTube!
As always, we're working to make it free and easy for any parent to teach children the words they need to succeed from preschool through high school graduation. That is why we've launched...
 
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