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Lead to Read KC Program Improves Reading Skills for 800+ Students in Kansas City Schools

As we begin 2023, we want to thank one of our impactful partners: Lead to Read KC. 

Lead To Read KC, is a leading literacy nonprofit in Kansas City, Missouri. Less than 50% of third graders in the city read at grade level. In many high-need schools, it’s less than 20 percent. Lead to Read KC is dedicated to tackling this challenge and advancing literacy skills so that all students in the region have the opportunity to reach their full potential.


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Halloween Reading List 2022

6 Halloween Books for Kids 2022

Bust out the costumes and get those candy bags ready! At Hoot Reading, we put the “Boo” in books - here are some fun and festive reads to get you in the Halloween mood:

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International Literacy Day

International Literacy Day: Reading Today for a Better Tomorrow

Every year, September 8 is recognized as International Literacy Day. It aims to raise awareness on the importance of child and adult literacy from all communities across the globe. In line with identifying key issues surrounding literacy, this day serves as a call to action to recognize education as a basic human right.

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