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Happy Volunteer Appreciation Month!

By STAIR-Annapolis | April 7, 2021

Happy Volunteer Appreciation Month! Posted by STAIR-Annapolis on April 7, 2021 Volunteers are at the heart of the STAIR-Annapolis organization. We’re so fortunate to have a strong team of volunteer tutors helping our students improve their reading skills and boost their self-confidence. This year, we’ve had more than 150 of …

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An April Reading Challenge

By STAIR-Annapolis | March 31, 2021

An April Reading Challenge Posted by STAIR-Annapolis on March 31, 2021 April showers might bring May flowers, but what we’re really excited about is that it’s National Poetry Month! This month, we’d like you to explore all the beautiful, wonderful, expressive, emotive poetry you can. According to this great post …

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STAIR At Home March Book of the Month: The Most Magnificent Thing

By STAIR-Annapolis | March 24, 2021

STAIR At Home March Book of the Month: The Most Magnificent Thing Posted by STAIR-Annapolis on March 24, 2021 The March Book of the Month is The Most Magnificent Thing, written and illustrated by Ashley Spires. One day, a little girl has a great idea: She’s going to build The …

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STAIR’s COVID Pivot, One Year Later

By STAIR-Annapolis | March 17, 2021

STAIR’s COVID Pivot, One Year Later Posted by STAIR-Annapolis on March 17, 2021 March 12, 2021 marked one year since the coronavirus pandemic forced STAIR to suspend in-person tutoring. Both hard to believe and impossible to forget, in nearly equal measure. The world is certainly a much different place today …

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A March Reading Challenge

By STAIR-Annapolis | March 10, 2021

A March Reading Challenge Posted by STAIR-Annapolis on March 10, 2021 We postponed our March reading challenge in order to write last week about Read Across America, so we all have some catching up to do this month! March is National Reading Month and Women’s History Month, and our reading …

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STAIR Celebrates Read Across America

By STAIR-Annapolis | March 3, 2021

STAIR Celebrates Read Across America Posted by STAIR-Annapolis on March 3, 2021 It’s a great month to be a reader! March is National Reading Month, and we celebrate Read Across America this week. The National Education Association (NEA) founded Read Across America in 1998, deliberately centering the event on the …

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Look at What Our Students Are Reading!

By STAIR-Annapolis | February 25, 2021

Look at What Our Students Are Reading! Posted by STAIR-Annapolis on February 25, 2021 STAIR At Home students work hard to improve their reading skills every day! STAIR’s modified reading program was designed to be as flexible as possible, so students and their grown-ups have the opportunity to participate in any …

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STAIR At Home February Book of the Month: A Sick Day for Amos McGee

By STAIR-Annapolis | February 17, 2021

STAIR At Home February Book of the Month: A Sick Day for Amos McGee Posted by STAIR-Annapolis on February 17, 2021 The February Book of the Month is A Sick Day for Amos McGee, written by Philip C. Stead and illustrated by Erin E. Stead. Amos McGee loves waking up early, …

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Love of Reading is in the Air This Month!

By STAIR-Annapolis | February 10, 2021

Love of Reading is in the Air This Month! Posted by STAIR-Annapolis on February 10, 2021 STAIR is pleased to announce that we’re now at full program capacity: 120 students-our largest enrollment ever! Thanks to STAIR’s strong partnership with Anne Arundel County Public Schools, we were able to work with …

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A February Reading Challenge

By STAIR-Annapolis | February 3, 2021

A February Reading Challenge Posted by STAIR-Annapolis on February 3, 2021 February is Black History Month, an opportunity to celebrate and honor the contributions of Black Americans to our nation’s history and culture. In a tradition that dates back to 1926, the Association for the Study of African American Life and …

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