“Children’s Day, Book Day” is a year-long commitment to celebrate all children and to motivate them and their families to be readers.
Celebrate School Library Month throughout April by encouraging newcomers to the library and introducing them to the love of reading.
Literacy experts talk about the power of books at a roundtable discussion hosted by NEA as part of its Read Across America celebration.
For Black History Month, NEA Read Across America spotlights award-winning picture book.
National program helps ease the stress of separation for military families by having deployed parents read children’s books aloud via DVD for their kids to watch at home.
Once reserved for struggling or reluctant readers, graphic novels have moved to the forefront of instructional materials – and onto banned-book lists.
Diverse books can be a safe way for children to explore difficult topics and empower them to form their own opinions, say experts.
Kids need to see themselves on the page, says award-winning author of children’s literature.
If we want a world where all young people appreciate each other for what’s on the inside, let books on your bookshelf reflect that, says Alexander.
Children’s book author Ezra Jack Keats knew that we need diverse books long before the movement started.