What better day to promote children’s literacy than Dr. Seuss’s birthday, ? It’s the last day for schools to apply for $1,000 needs-based awards to buy books, and the first day for kids to enter a $10,000 scholarship competition.
And it’s a great day for upping your kids’ interest in books year-round. Read Across America Day, a National Education Association event, aims to do just that. The NEA site offers: