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NEA's Read Across America
Celebrate a nation of diverse readers with our recommended books, authors, and teaching resources.
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Read Across America Advisory Committee

These are the NEA educators who guide us in our mission.
2020 Read Across America Advisory Committee
2020 Read Across America Advisory Committee Row One: Linda Estrada (TX), 2020 Chair Row Two: Ovidia Molina (TX), Amber Ingram (NJ), Heather Bakke (MN), Row Three: Kimberly Bonnett (WV), Rich D’Avanzo (NJ), Toby Spencer (CA), Linda Freye (NE) Row Four: Cliff Fukuda (HI), Tanya Martin (MD), Anita Gibson (AL), Brian Flick (NV), Ann-Margaret Shannon (NJ). Row Five: Barbara Cady (AL), Karen Schuett (CA), Larry Ellis (OH)

NEA’s Read Across America Advisory Committee reviews and provides feedback on NEA’s work to “Celebrate a Nation of Diverse Readers” by highlighting diverse authors and books for an increasingly diverse student population across America.

Celebrate a nation of diverse readers with our recommended books, authors, and teaching resources.
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Help for Families During COVID-19

Families play a key role in helping students avoid the "COVID-19 slide." We've curated a collection of helpful resources and fun activities designed to keep at-home learners engaged and growing.
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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.