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Welcome! We’re glad you’re considering a year of service with Minnesota Reading Corps.

Our tutors help children prepare to be strong, lifelong readers and learners. They make incredible transformations possible!

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Application Process



Submit your application and complete a phone interview with a member of our team. Together we'll tackle any questions you may have and make sure Reading Corps is right for you.



Interview at a Reading Corps site or office near you. In some cases phone interviews are an option, but we love to meet potential tutors in person!



Complete paperwork and attend training (offered in August, October and January).

From our Tutors

  • I’ve seen the success in so many ways for the students because they’ve overcome their stumbling blocks. They are just ecstatic when they exit the program. Reading isn’t holding them back anymore.

    Patricia Gurney — Little Canada Elementary, Roseville School District
  • Quality, research-based and produces results — Minnesota Reading Corps is helping our children thrive in this rapidly changing world.  

    Les Fujitake, superintendent — Bloomington Public Schools
  • My time with Minnesota Reading Corps has equipped me with the tools, skills, strategies and insight to make leaps and bounds in my quality as an educator and supportive adult. I don't think I've ever felt so consistently fulfilled.

    Victoria Dan, PreK tutor — Minneapolis