Kids Read Now

A child with a passion for reading

Stoking A Passion for Reading

Encouraging children to read at a young age offers benefits that last throughout their life. Educators witness advantages that range from building a strong vocabulary to developing positive feelings about reading. At school age, children are very impressionable and become interested in what their parents are doing. This time is an opportunity to build that …

Stoking A Passion for Reading Read More »

Kids Read Now Relocates

Relocating to a New Facility to Accommodate Expanding Summer Reading Program

Kids Read Now, a local non-profit organization dedicated to building literacy rates for young people across the country, announced it has moved to a new location in Troy, Ohio to accommodate its rapidly expanding summer book-reading operations. On Dec. 15 Kids Read Now completed its move from a smaller shared space on the east side …

Relocating to a New Facility to Accommodate Expanding Summer Reading Program Read More »

Reading Choice

Reading Choice Matters

Strategies to get students to read more have many similarities to strategies for getting children to eat more vegetables. Much like vegetables, when it comes to getting children to read, giving them the ability to choose what they want to learn will get them to read more. Choices, like reaching for carrots instead of chips, …

Reading Choice Matters Read More »

Our Partner, The National Summer Learning Association

Kids Read Now, a 501C(3) nonprofit, was founded in 2010 to expand summer learning and eliminate the summer reading slide. Since its creation, this summer reading program has made an impressive impact on the tens of thousands of children that have participated. They have received books that they choose weekly, encouraging them to read by …

Our Partner, The National Summer Learning Association Read More »

Scroll to Top