Raising a Reader San Francisco and Alameda Counties

Providing books, training and support to low income families so that they can share books and build children's language and literacy skil... Read more


Early-Childhood education is extremely important because we need to keep children from falling behind before they enter kindergarten.

Hillary Clinton Champions Early-Childhood Education in New Campaign

Education Week - Politics K-12
Flashforward to 2016 An Education Week headline reads: "Democratic Presidential Nominee Hillary Clinton Makes Early-Childhood Education Campaign Centerpiece" Okay, fine, we don't really have a crystal ball here at Politics K-12. And it's an open question whether the former first-lady-turned-senator-turned-secretary-of-state is even running for…Read More
How Raising a Reader works!

How RAR works | Raising A Reader San Francisco and Alameda Counties

Raising A Reader (RAR) empowers families to build one of the simplest yet most transformative regular routines to increase literacy: daily book-sharing. We facilitate a school-home partnership that fosters a love of reading, and reinforces the central role of families in helping their young children enter school loving books and excited to learn. …Read More