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Reading Tips

Make it a Read Across America to remember with these tips for inspiring young readers at home or in the classroom.

Three Great Standards-Aligned Reading Resources for All Grade Levels

Build a love of reading and help struggling readers in all grade levels.
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Summer Reading Guide

Resources to help you put good books into kids’ hands and connect them to vibrant summer learning adventures.
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Tips for Reading to Young, School-Age Children

Even if your child has started school, you still need to read to him or her at home. Your child will do better in school, and you’ll enjoy the time spent together.
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How to Read to Infants and Toddlers

It’s never too soon to start reading to your children! Kids who learn early to associate reading with pleasure are more likely to enjoy reading on their own when they're older.
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Read Across America for Parents

Learn how and why to make room for books and reading together at home with these resources, activities, and information.
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How to Raise an Avid Reader

Learning to read takes practice; loving to read takes enthusiasm. Read with your child often and create a sense of enjoyment, wonder, and a passion for reading.
National Education Association

Great public schools for every student

The National Education Association (NEA), the nation's largest professional employee organization, is committed to advancing the cause of public education. NEA's 3 million members work at every level of education—from pre-school to university graduate programs. NEA has affiliate organizations in every state and in more than 14,000 communities across the United States.