Personnel from Ellsworth Air Force Base are participating in a mentorship program with elementary school students from General Beadle and Robbinsdale Elementary Schools, as noted in a release from Rapid City Area Schools. Participating Ellsworth personnel spend the lunch hour and recess with students in second through fifth grades who are struggling with reading and math.
The Airmen Mentoring Program is currently in its second year. Airmen are meant to serve as role models for the students as well as helping students learn the importance of education.
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