3rd Grade Reading Success Matters

The Campaign for Grade-Level Reading The Campaign for Grade-Level Reading

Press Releases

2017 All-America City Award Recipients Announced, June 16, 2017

2017 All-America City Award Finalists Announced, April 27, 2017

5th Annual Campaign for Grade-Level Reading Pacesetter Honors Announced, March 29, 2017

Over 190 Communities Step Up to be Recognized for Exemplary Progress in Advancing Early Literacy, February 16, 2017

Sixteen New Communities Join The Campaign for Grade-Level Reading, January 26, 2017

Campaign For Grade-Level Reading Names 40 Public Housing Agencies To 2015-2016 Honor Roll, January 23, 2017

Campaign For Grade-Level Reading Lifts Up 14 Public Housing Agencies for Exemplary Work To Transform Their Communities Into Book-Rich Environments, January 11, 2017

Campaign For Grade-Level Reading Commends U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and U.S. Department of Education for Joining Forces to Launch the Book-Rich Environments Initiative, January 5, 2017

Campaign For Grade-Level Reading Celebrates Attendance Awareness Month, September 30, 2016

Forty-Five New Communities Join the Campaign for Grade-Level Reading, August 2, 2016

Statement from Ralph Smith on the U.S. Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights 2013-14 Civil Rights Data Collection, June 7, 2016

HUD Joins Forces with the Campaign for Grade-Level Reading to Improve Literacy Skills For Children Living In Public Housing, April 29, 2016

Reading Is Fundamental Honored for 50 Years of Bringing the Joy of Reading to Children Nationwide, April 7, 2016

First Book Honored as Pacesetter in Early Literacy Work, April 7, 2016

4th Annual Campaign for Grade-Level Reading Pacesetter Honors Announced, March 3, 2016

Wells Fargo Commits $250,000 to CGLR to Advance Reading Proficiency Nationwide, March 2, 2016

Eight Communities Join the Campaign for Grade-Level Reading to Boost Literacy Nationwide, February 18, 2016

Campaign for Grade-Level Reading Honors Super Bowl 50 Re(a)d Zone Literacy Champions, February 2, 2016

Eleven Communities Plus State of West Virginia Join Effort to Boost Early Reading Proficiency, July 30, 2015

West Virginia Reading Initiative Brings All 55 Of Its Counties to GLR Communities Network, July 30, 2015

Campaign for Grade-Level Reading Commitment to Action Recognized at Clinton Global Initiative America Meeting, June 9, 2015

PBS And CPB Honored as “Pacesetters” in Early Reading Work, May 13, 2015

Eight States Honored as “Pacesetters” in Early Reading Work, April 13, 2015

30 Communities Honored as “Pacesetters” in Early Reading Work, March 20, 2015

Fourteen Communities Plus West Virginia Join Nationwide Effort to Boost Early Reading, January 29, 2015

National Civic League Embraces “My Brother’s Keeper” Initiative, January 23, 2015

Taveras Recognized for Early Reading Initiatives, October 16, 2014

State Schools Chiefs Commit to Reducing Absenteeism, September 9, 2014

Communities in Arizona, Connecticut and Massachusetts Join Nationwide Effort to Boost Early Reading, July 30, 2014

UPS Donates More than $5 Million to Support Grade-Level Reading, June 9, 2014

Beutner Family Foundation Honored for Vision To Learn, June 2014

Communities – From Hawaii to Maine to Florida – Join Nationwide Effort to Boost Early Reading, January 2014

Communities, States Recognized for Initiatives Focused on Early Reading, January 2014

State School Chiefs to Lead Advisory Panel on Chronic Absenteeism, September 2013

New Report Highlights Roles of Libraries and Museums in Early Childhood Success, June 20, 2013

Vermont Governor Experts Link Dyslexia and Efforts to Promote Early Literacy, February 25, 2013

Reading Apps for Kids Are a ‘Digital Wild West’ with Few Guideposts, December 10, 2012

IMLS and the Campaign for Grade-Level Reading Convene Experts, December 7, 2012

New Report Outlines What it Takes to Ensure Dyslexic Students Learn to Read, October 2012

IMLS Announces $2.5 Million to Support Early Learning, September 2012

Mayors Announce Launch of Grade-Level Reading Communities Network, June 2012

25 Cities and Counties Honored as PaceSetters for Exemplary Work Tackling The Challenges That Keep Children from Learning to Read, June 11, 2012

More than 120 Communities Commit to Ambitious Plans to Improve Early Literacy, March 2012

150+ Cities, Counties Across the Country Pledge to Make Early Reading an Urgent Priority, October 2011

Duncan Vows Support for Early Learning in ESEA, Grant Programs, March 1, 2011

Early Reading Proficiency Among First Priorities of New Technology Nonprofit, ConvergeUS, February 28, 2011