Administrators and teachers at G.T. Woods Elementary have made reading their top priority for students. That dedication showed when the school hosted its first annual celebrity reading day. Familiar faces from across the community volunteered their time to share their experiences, encouragement, and a good book with these eager young children.
It’s not hard to tell what most students at Kenner Discovery Health Sciences Academy were doing this summer. Chances are, they used much of those months for reading. The school ranked No. 1 in Louisiana and No. 14 in the world in the 2015 Scholastic Summer Reading Challenge. Students earned the honor by reading over 2,074,424 […]
Crazy Sock Day and Wacky Wednesday may sound like homecoming week festivities, but these colorfully themed days are actually part of a week-long celebration of reading at J.C. Ellis Elementary. Like schools across the nation, Ellis is taking part in the National Education Association’s 18th annual Read Across America. This national celebration of reading and of […]