The 3 Engines That Could ….

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In the summer of 2016, the Superintendent of the public schools of Burlington, Massachusetts had a vision. He wanted all of his ‘someday’  students to be read to- beginning at birth.

So he purchased 1500 of my books, “Make Time for Reading” for his high school students to deliver and donate to parents and their newborns at the local birthing hospital.

Soon the local Chamber of Commerce joined the effort.

The 3 Engines that could … Parents, Schools and Businesses  coming together to equal … BURLINGTON READS!

To read more about this exciting effort and the challenges faced by struggling readers, see: 

https://journeytowardliteracy.files.wordpress.com/2016/10/engines-article-2016.pdf

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