Articles about literacy


Early Literacy Space Opens in Chicago Laundromat

Last updated: 03/25/2019

Chelsea Clinton spoke to the crowd and read books to neighborhood kids after cutting the ribbon to officially open the space, which is a project of the Laundry Literacy...

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Language development in children: 0-8 years

Last updated: 03/18/2019

Language development is a critical part of your child’s overall development. It supports your child’s ability to communicate, and express and understand feelings. It also...

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How to Be Creatively Productive This School Year - Class Tech Tips

Last updated: 03/14/2019

What does it look like to be productive, creatively? Making the most of both digital and analog tools can be a challenge for learners of all ages. Finding your flow, staying on...

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Mega Subramaniam | Movers & Shakers 2019 – Educators

Last updated: 03/11/2019

After an inner-city middle schooler participated in an after-school library program called HackHealth, her mother reported dramatic changes in the family’s grocery shopping....

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Curriculum Connections

Last updated: 03/05/2019

A growing body of research indicates that today's youth are more engaged in global issues and more primed to make a difference. They are interested in how today’s problems are...

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the evidence is scant — EducationHQ Australia

Last updated: 02/25/2019

It's a bust. With lights flashing and sirens blaring, education’s fashion police have brought your lesson to a screeching halt. Your crime? “You are so 20th century, darling!”...

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Children’s Book Creators Join Forces to Provide High Quality Books to Two Worthy Organizations by Lin Oliver

Last updated: 02/13/2019

With over 25,000 members strong, SCBWI, the Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators, is the largest professional organization of children’s book writers and...

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100 Days/100 Books

Last updated: 02/11/2019

Every year in late January or early February, children all over the country celebrate the 100 day of school with all sorts of clever projects — bringing 100 items to school,...

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Family key to literacy, say Cape Breton advocates | Cape Breton Post

Last updated: 02/10/2019

Family time plays a major role in literacy, according to reading advocates. During an annual literacy day event in Sydney, the McConnell Library hosted a children’s carnival...

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Betti Wiggins is changing the way American children eat at school

Last updated: 02/06/2019

"She Thrives: Black Women Making History Today" puts the spotlight on 10 amazing individuals whose achievements transcend generations, occupations and regions. These women — all...

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