What could be more important than learning how to make reading with your children a better and more fruitful experience for BOTH of you?
The Jewish Education Project and Metroimma are offering a free webinar during from 12:30-1:30 today 12/7 and tomorrow 12/8. Can’t make it to a computer at that time? You can even call in in the phone to take part!
The Art of Conversational Reading: Help Your Child Get the Most From the Books They Read
According the a poll released by the Pearson Foundation, 75% of Americans don't know that two-thirds of low-income households have absolutely NO books in their home suitable for or designed for children under the age of 5.
What does this mean?
A terrifyingly high number of children are starting school at a disadvantage because they are not being exposed to books from a young age.
On October 6, 2011 over 2,000,000 people across the United States will join together to read Anna Dewdney's adorable Llama, Llama Red Pajama to promote early literacy.