Jacksonville Equips Students for Literacy Success

You will see many signs throughout the city of Jacksonville. Perhaps the most notable is one that has big red bold letters titled, “Literacy is the Key to Success”. This is the motto for the new Jacksonville North Pulaski School District. The new district has focused on this motto as it wants to equip its
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Understanding Poverty to Motivate Students

Last week AR Kids Read hosted a tutor workshop on relevant topics influencing education in Central Arkansas and America as a whole: Poverty and Motivation. We received great feedback on the content and discussion. Hopefully this short article will be ample starting ground for thoughts and action on these topics. To watch the workshop CLICK
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Open eBooks-AR Kids Read Recommendations

Reading the same book over and over again builds a young reader’s confidence.  As the mother of two year old twins, I am already witnessing how quickly children become attached to a particular story or character.  At our house, we regularly read A Fish Out of Water, Green Eggs and Ham, and Little Gorilla.  In
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