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 "Struggles with reading cross all boundaries regardless of class, social status or ethnicity," CLC President Shawna Templeton said. "Every adult in the Oklahoma City area deserves to have a chance to succeed and that’s where you come in. Whether you’re teaching, helping, giving or learning, literacy makes our city better."

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CLC asked State Superintendent of Public Instruction Joy Hofmeister to share her tips for how to encourage your child's reading at home. Click here to read the tips.




We talked with CLC donor and supporter, Lydia Nightingale, about why she supports CLC. Read her story here.




CLC's student, Lisa Patterson, was recently featured on the front page of The Oklahoman. Click here to read the story.