Posted on: August 3, 2011
Reach Out and Read Illinois is pleased to announce the launch of a redesigned and interactive website to serve health professionals and families interested in early literacy. This effort by Reach Out and Read Illinois seeks to further promote its mission of preparing Illinois children to succeed in school by partnering with doctors to prescribe books and encourage families to read together. Learn more about Reach Out and Read at the new website, www.reachoutandreadillinois.org.
Posted on: May 19, 2011
Reach Out and Read Illinois is partnering with First Book to bring books to 3,000 children growing up in low income communities. Through First Book, Reach Out and Read will receive 3,000 brand new children’s books for $0.35 each! This great deal is only available to us for a short time; please help purchase the books by donating today.
Posted on: April 8, 2010
Reach Out and Read of Illinois: Annual Conference, 2010
REGISTER NOW”for the 2010 Reach Out and Read of Illinois Annual Conference! The conference will be held on April 16, 2010 from 8:30am to 2:30pm at the Chicago Public Library Harold Washington Library Center in Chicago, IL. Participants will be eligible to receive a maximum of 4.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits„• (please see detailed CME information on the registration form). Topics include family literacy, cultural competency, early childhood programs and services for students with disabilities, ROR residency training, theories in bilingual development and best practices in ROR. Three conference sessions are approved by the Illinois Early Intervention Training program for 3.0 credential hours (please see detailed EI Training information below).