Book Drive for Reading Partners

Lurie College of Education and the Campus Reading Program at San Jose State University want you to give back to your community and donate a book!

Reading Partners is a nonprofit organization that provides 1-1 literacy tutoring for K-4 students who are reading below proficiency. They serve students in 14 under-resourced schools in Santa Clara and San Mateo Counties.


Date: August 23rd - October 31st

Drop-off locations :



Dean's Office

SH 103

Student Success Center

SH 106

Child and Adolescent Development SH 201
Counselor Education SH 404
Communicative Disorders and Sciences SH 115
Ed.D. Leadership Program SH 401
Education Leadership SH 219
Special Education SH 204
Teacher Education SH 305
Credentials Office SH 119


Recommended Books:

  1. Beginning Reader books with 1-2 sentences per page
  2. Multicultural children's books
  3. I Can Read books

Suggested Authors:

  1. Dr. Seuss
  2. Mo Willems
  3. Jane O'Connor
  4. Eric Carle
  5. P.D Eastman
  6. Maurice Sendak