the importance of reading to children

How I Got A Black Boy To Read, Plus: 10 Great Books For Black Boys

Books for Black boys seem few and far between, but here's what happened when I managed to get one into the hands of a reluctant reader.

– Mar 2, 2015

10 Great Ways To Get Your Child Reading Now

By DuEWA FRAZIER Literacy statistics for African American youth across the country are grim. According to the National Assessment of Educational Progress, 53 percent of...

– Sep 17, 2013

Encouraging Literacy For Black Children: Take the 20-4-30 Reading Challenge For Your Child

One of the best baby shower presents I got for my first child was a lovely set of board books that included stories with characters...

– Apr 1, 2013