2/3 of students who cannot read proficiently by the end of 4th grade will end up in jail or on welfare.
Source(s): National Institute for Literacy, National Center for Adult Literacy, The Literacy Company, U.S. Census Bureau

Blog Archive: January, 2022


PROGRAM SPOTLIGHT, TIFFIN UNIVERSITY STUDENT ATHLETE ADVISORY COMMITTEE

PROGRAM SPOTLIGHT, TIFFIN UNIVERSITY STUDENT ATHLETE ADVISORY COMMITTEE

January 14, 2022

Tiffin University began its fourth year of partnership with The 2nd & 7 Foundation this school year. Through this partnership, student-athletes with the Tiffin University Student Athlete Advisory Committee are serving as positive role models at Washington Elementary School in Tiffin, Ohio. Jessica Bigg, who recently began her fifth year as Assistant to the Athletic Director/NLI Administrator at Tiffin, has taken a leadership role with our 2nd & 7 programming. She shares “our athletes love having the opportunity to tackle illiteracy in the classrooms and community”.

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