Raising A Reader Gets Children Started Early

Santamaria, Alicia
August 2010
American Libraries;Aug2010, Vol. 41 Issue 8, p11
Trade Publication
The article examines the Raising A Reader early literacy program at the Seattle, Washington Public Library. It notes that the evidence-based non-profit program seeks to engage parents in early childhood literacy, teach families to use the library, and promote brain development, parent-child bonding, and skills for academic success. National results of the Raising A Reader program are also presented.


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