Support the AR Kids Read Book Drive!

AR Kids Read is pleased to announce its partnership with Books-a-Million in North Little Rock, Arkansas for its first ever book drive. During the month of March, Books-a-Million will encourage its patrons to purchase books that AR Kids Read will donate to students in Central Arkansas.   Pam Houk, Events Coordinator for Books-a-Million, said the
-> Continue reading Support the AR Kids Read Book Drive!

Flying High: Jacob’s Story

When Jacob* first began working with his tutor, Martha Chisenhall, he was having some difficulty reading; however, after selecting more appropriate books and receiving a little encouragement from Chisenhall, Jacob began flying high.   “I mostly read to him,” Chisenhall reflected on her first sessions with Jacob. However, after Chisenhall helped Jacob select books that
-> Continue reading Flying High: Jacob’s Story

AR Kids Read Selected for UALR Project

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock Mass Communications Department has recently selected AR Kids Read as the non-profit it will research and work with in its senior capstone public relations class.   Ten UALR students, divided into two teams, will work on the project which will tackle AR Kids Read’s two biggest challenges—recruiting more
-> Continue reading AR Kids Read Selected for UALR Project