• McGinnis Reading Center

    Extending students' knowledge and expertise in reading, writing, and critical literacy skills with various kinds of texts.

Registration: Fall Tutoring 2017

Please follow these steps to enroll your child in the Fall Tutoring program:

Step 1: Fill out the pre-registration form. Once your form is submitted, proceed to the Payment form ($25 fee is due at the time of pre-registration).

Step 2: Fill out the Permission/Questionnaire form.

Step 3: Once your form is submitted and you receive an invoice, please proceed to the Tuition Fee payment.

 

Office hours

readers are winnersFall and spring semesters (September through April):
Monday - Thursday, noon to 7 p.m.

Summer hours during (May, June and August):
Tuesday - Thursday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

The McGinnis Reading Center and Clinic at Western Michigan University offers opportunities that will extend students' knowledge and expertise in reading, writing, and critical literacy skills with various kinds of texts. The McGinnis Reading Center and Clinic:

  • Provides individual and small group literacy instruction to children in Kindergarten through 8th grade who may be experiencing reading or writing difficulties.
  • Provides a trained and supportive staff of professionals to supervise undergraduate tutors who meet weekly with their students throughout the semester.
  • Takes referrals from schools and families.
  • Provides future teachers and master teachers with literacy practicum experiences in diagnostic teaching in a clinical setting by serving as an intern facility for undergraduate and graduate students.
  • Offers reasonable tuition for quality services.