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Program Purpose

The purpose of the Maryland Mentor Corps (formerly America Reads*America Counts*Partners in Print), a partnership between the University of Maryland and Prince George's County Public Schools, is to provide a high quality mentoring program that enriches learning opportunities for college students, elementary school students, and the local community.


The Maryland Mentor Corps (MMC) is home to several academic enrichment programs:


► Maryland Reading Program (formerly America Reads): Mentors work one-on-one with 1st and 2nd grade students who are struggling with reading. 

► Maryland Math Program (formerly America Counts): Mentors work 1:1 or in small groups with 4th graders who are struggling with math. 

►Maryland Family Literacy Program: Mentors provide 1:1 and small group English Language tutoring and conversation practice for local adults. 

►NEW PROGRAM (limited slots available)! Higher Achievement Middle School Reading & Mentoring Program: Work with a small group of 5th-8th grade scholars as they engage in reading, writing, speaking, and listening.

►NEW PROGRAM (limited slots available)! Latino Student Fund K-5 Virtual Tutoring: Provide virtual tutoring (via Zoom) in reading and/or mathematics to local elementary school students. 


Help support Maryland Reading Program, Maryland Math Program, and Maryland Family Literacy Program mentors and team leaders learn important professional skills and make a positive impact for kids in our community! 

Make a donation to the Maryland Mentor Corps Mentor Scholarship. Your donation not only supports University of Maryland students, but also supports education for young children! By donating to this scholarship fund, you help to:

  • Provide a strong academic experience for elementary school children in the Prince George’s County Public Schools, ultimately helping more children be successful in reading and math and reducing the impact of the achievement gap.

  • Support University of Maryland students with the opportunity for work experience, especially in the area of teaching, and provide professional development in teaching and leadership.

  • Enhance University of Maryland students understanding of the complexities of public K-12 education and empower them to be education advocates.

  • Strengthen the relationship between the University of Maryland and its home community, Prince George’s County. 


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Thank you for your support!


Maryland Mentor Corps (MMC) at the University of Maryland, College Park is sponsored by the M&T Bank. With their generous support, MMC is able to provide high quality mentoring and educational services to the schools, students, and families of Prince George's County.