About Noel

Noel Wilson Education Director Since Summer 2021 A native of Colorado, Noel Wilson has been an educator for 20 plus years, teaching exclusively at the elementary level. He has not only worked at providing a strong academic base for his students, but also at preparing...

Andrew’s Spotlight

Andrew Apodaca Volunteer Since 1997 Meet Andrew!  Andrew is self-employed as a private tutor and volunteers his free time tutoring for free with Children’s Literacy Center.  He has volunteered since 1997 and helped over 50 children improve their reading skills using...

Arlene’s Spotlight

Volunteer since Summer of 2017   Arleen is a phenomenal tutor; she incorporates a lot of her skills as an author in all of her tutoring sessions. She is really serious about her role as a tutor and sees the value of children learning to read well and write with...

Debbie’s Spotlight

Debbie Mulay Volunteer since Oct 2012 …you don’t have to be a teacher to do this. Meet Debbie! She is a retired teacher who worked as a Title 1 Reading Specialist at South Mesa Elementary in Pueblo School District 70 for many years. She has tutored for...

Paige’s Spotlight

Paige Talerico Meet Paige!  She’s a student at Colorado College majoring in Art and minoring in Education!  She’s already tutored three students since starting in January of last year.   When asked what she liked about volunteering with Children’s...

Gayla’s Spotlight

Gayla Blott  Volunteer since Fall of 2017 Gayla says that her favorite thing about volunteering at Children’s Literacy Center is “working with a variety of children and watching the progress”. When asked to share one fun fact about herself, Gayla...