The Appalachian Literacy Initiative Teaches Children How to Love Reading Raising the Future



Teaching children how to love reading is no easy task. Meet Kimberly Brubaker Bradley, co-founder of the Appalachian Literacy Initiative—an organization expanding access to quality books for children. You may be surprised to learn that the number one factor determining whether or not a child learns to read is access to books. In a region where the nearest towns and libraries can be miles and miles away, receiving a set of chosen books through the Appalachian Literacy Initiative can transform a child’s life. Read the article: https://www.parents.com/kids/education/reading/appalachian-literacy-initiative/ #Literacy #Reading #ChildrensBooks #Education #RaisingTheFuture #Parents 0:00 Introduction 1:01 Why Access to Books Is Important 2:08 Teaching Children How to Love Reading 2:41 The Impact of Appalachian Literacy Initiative Subscribe to the Parents channel: http://po.st/SubscribeToParents About Parents: We’re here to help moms and dads raise happy, healthy kids—and have A LOT of fun along the way. Follow us today to become the best parent you can be! Official Parents Website: http://po.st/ParentsOnline Follow Parents on FACEBOOK: http://po.st/ParentsOnFacebook Follow Parents on TWITTER: http://po.st/ParentsOnTwitter Follow Parents on PINTEREST: http://po.st/ParentsOnPinterest Follow Parents on INSTAGRAM: http://po.st/ParentsOnInstagram The Appalachian Literacy Initiative Teaches Children How to Love Reading Raising the Future