|Guest column: A little literacy goes a long way|
|News - St Augustine Area & St Johns County|
September is National Literacy Month. Itís a time when those of us at Learn to Read celebrate the success of our students, and a time to reflect on how our community can better serve individuals who are functionally illiterate.
For most of us, reading is easy. Just like breathing, we take it for granted. For others, the inability to read at a functional level results in daily embarrassment, loss of self-worth, despair and the realization of a low earning potential.
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