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Teaching Kids to Read

Dramatic British PSA Will Make You Want To Go Home And Read To Your Child

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Klein | Posted 09.15.2014 | Parents

A new PSA from Save the Children U.K. makes illiteracy look really, really scary. The video -- which is part of the organization's campaign to prom...

Teaching Children to Read--With Help from Some Dogs

Kate Kelly | Posted 09.17.2013 | Los Angeles
Kate Kelly

If you ever want proof that our country is made up of inspirational people, turn away from Congress and look around your own community.

More Bad News For 'Your Baby Can Read'

AP | JENNIFER C. KERR | Posted 10.28.2012 | Parents

WASHINGTON — Many babies at 9 months old are just starting to stand up. Some take their first steps. But, reading? At 9 months? Really? The Fed...

"C" is for Cooking: Encouraging Reading Skills in the Family Kitchen

pbs kids | Posted 07.25.2012 | Parents

Written by Alice Currah, PBS Parents Kitchen Explorers Weekly Contributor Most of us who grew up watching "Sesame Street" are familiar with the son...

Parentlode Book Club: Mommy, There's A World In This Book

Lisa Belkin | Posted 02.01.2012 | Parents
Lisa Belkin

This first installment of PBC will be a little different. I have sitting in front of me as I write this a stack of books not about teaching children to read (although there are many of those out there) but rather about teaching children to LOVE to read. We will be talking about all of them.