Jere Whitson Freedom School 2020
Sponsored by the
College of Education
2nd Annual Jere Whitson Freedom School
June 10 - July 16
A Free, Six-Week Literacy & Cultural Enrichment ProgramFor children currently in grades K-4.
Children engage in an exciting six-weeks of literacy, enrichment
activities, field trips, and family experiences.
REGISTRATION IS OPEN!
Visit your choice of English or Spanish for information and to register.
Thank You Dr. Elinor Ross for Your Continued Commitment to
Reading and Literacy Programs for Children in the Upper Cumberland.
- Program Contacts
- About the Program
free books for children;
90 hours of reading over the 6-weeks;
activities in science, technology, engineering, mathematics, art, music, dance, and fitness;
field trips to a variety interactive learning centers, including the Tennessee Aquarium in Chattanooga, and more;
breakfast and lunch provided daily;
self-esteem and character-building experiences;
opportunities for parent, family, and community involvement.
- Freedom School Mission & Vision
A nation in which the American dream is a reality.
To leverage literacy with a diverse community of children to:
reduce summer learning loss;
increase love of learning;
develop thoughtful and engaged citizens....one neighborhood at a time.