America Reads

​America Reads is a federally funded campaign to improve reading achievement in K - 6 school children. UWSP work study students are hired as tutors and matched with teachers and classrooms in local school districts. Tutors will work with students 4 - 6 hours per week in reading one-on-one or in small groups.

To learn more:

To apply:

Applications are now being accepted for the 2023-2024 academic year. Applicants must have work study and a minimum 2.50 cumulative GPA. To apply, please fill out the application​ and send to:​

Please email Campus Activities & Student Engagement (CASE) at with any questions. Applications are accepted until all positions are filled.

For tutors:

For schools and teachers: