Today is the 17th annual Read Across America event sponsored by the National Education Association (NEA). Reading teachers will be celebrating in their classrooms with creative events that motivate and encourage children to become year-round, life-long readers. Research shows that reading to children significantly increases their ability to achieve academic success.
“The single most imporant activity for building knowledge required for eventual success in reading is reading aloud to children.”
– Becoming a Nation of Readers, U.S. Department of Education
Create a multi-channel campaign to reach reading teachers at public, private and Catholic schools throughout the U.S. Current counts from from our education database are: