All children reading at grade level through singing

A 501(c)3 nonprofit organization

The Rock 'n' Read Project

Minnesota State Pilot


Free reading intervention strategy! 

A software program that uses singing to boost reading

For public schools 

Funded by MN Legislature

To qualify, elementary schools need to have:

1) a large proportion of students who are not reading at grade level and eligible for free/reduced lunch 

2) 2nd-5th graders

3) ability to have students use a software program during the school day for 30 minutes 4-5 times per week.

To apply, please contact Bill Jones, Executive Director (see contact info below)

October 2017
9 schools in MN State Pilot Program
July 2017
May 2017
Rock 'n' Read awarded $500,000
Feb 2017
Nov 2016

MN State Pilot Partners 2017-'18
Bancroft Elementary (Minneapolis Public)*
Garden City (Osseo Public)
Loveworks Academy of the Arts (charter)
Mastery (Minneapolis charter) 
NE College Prep (Minneapolis charter)
Rothsay (Rothsay Public)
Stonebridge International (Minneapolis charter)
Tesfa International (Columbia Heights charter)*
Valley View Elementary (Columbia Heights)
*second year

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Thank you, donors!

Luther Automotive, Electronic Learning Products, Inc., Tech Dump, SkyRidge Business Center & Nature Preserve, The First Universalist Foundation, Steeple People Foundation, Individual donors