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Libraries

Public libraries, school libraries, classroom libraries, home libraries — libraries come in all shapes and sizes! Find out more about all of the resources your library can offer and how librarians can support young readers and learners at home and in the classroom. For additional information, visit our Librarians section.

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Our PBS Television Series:
Launching Young Readers

Rita Moreno

Explore the challenges of teaching English language learners to read, and the different ways schools are working to create bilingual readers.

Frank McCourt

Learn more about effective classroom strategies to help kids understand — and care about — what they read.

Explore ways to create a literacy-rich summer for kids, including struggling learners.

Professional Development Webcasts

Listen, watch, and learn from top experts in these engaging roundtable discussions. Each webcast features a 60–minute video as well as recommended readings and suggested discussion questions.

"You may have tangible wealth untold. Caskets of jewels and coffers of gold. Richer than I you can never be — I had a mother who read to me." — Strickland Gillilan