Meet Thomas! He's a Certified Reading Assistance Dog with SitStayRead! Thomas and his owner go into low-income Chicago Public School classrooms, during the school day, to increase 1st - 3rd grade students' literacy skills!
SitStayRead is a nonprofit organization in Chicago, IL that brings teams of trained human and dog volunteers into the classroom, during the school day, in low-income Chicago Public Schools to increase students' literacy skills and make reading and writing fun!
Head on over to sitstayread.org to learn why bringing pups like Thomas into these classrooms matters in Chicago!
Special thanks to VML Chicago for creating this video for SitStayRead!