Local College Students Teach Kids How To Read

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ROCKFORD (WIFR) -- In honor of Black History Month a group of local college students are helping kids learn to read.

The Rock Valley College Black Student Alliance and the RVC Education Department came together today for the 25th Annual National African-American Read-In. This morning the group stopped by the CICS Jackson Charter School in Rockford to read.

Today more than one million readers across the world took part in the event to promote literacy and awareness of African-American authors.

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