Parent Engagement Webinar Series: Home and Family Literacy
Welcome to webinar #2 in the 5-part webinar series on parent engagement, developed for the 124 charter members of the Grade-Level Reading Communities Network, a key community-based effort of the Campaign for Grade-Level Reading. The Parent Engagement series is produced by Reading Rockets in partnership with the Campaign.
You can watch the recorded webinar session here. You'll need to register with your name and e-mail, and have Windows Media Player installed on your computer.
Parent Resources from Reading Rockets
Parent Resources from Other Organizations
Articles, Research, and Reports
Literacy at Home
These six clips show parents simple things to do at home to build your child's literacy skills, including introducing your child to print and letters, selecting the right children's books, and planning literacy-rich summer experiences. The clips are excerpted from our PBS series Launching Young Readers.
Webcast: From Babbling to Books: Building Pre-Reading Skills
In this webcast from Reading Rockets, Todd R. Risley, Sharon Landesman Ramey, and Julie Washington discuss research-based strategies for developing language and pre-reading skills in young children.