Judy Newman, president of Scholastic Book Clubs, talks about how schools can encourage more reading.
Hundreds of books are either removed or challenged in U.S. schools and libraries each year.
Educators play an important role in creating a culture in which reading is valued – even in the summer months.
Even though the gender gap has declined recently, by adulthood it evaporates completely.
School libraries diversify book collections to empower young readers.