Promoting the Value of Summer ReadingNovember 11, 2014
The benefits of summer reading are clear. National research finds that student who participate in library summer reading programs scored higher on reading achievement tests at the beginning of the next school year than those who did not participate.
The iREAD mission is to provide libraries with the tools to bridge this summer gap, which inspiring literacy and life-long learning. Click here to view our new "Prevent Summer Slide" bookmarks and posters, designed to provide informational support with parents and community leaders, available in English and Spanish.
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