Summer Learning

Young boy and his mother reading together on a park bench

Entering as Individuals, Exiting as a Mighty Team

As the clock approached 4:00pm the room started to fill. Seventy-four individuals entered. School district administrators, representatives from Boys & Girls Clubs, Community Centers, Public Housing complexes, Parks & Recreation programs, Public Libraries, Summer educators, business men and women, and… Read More

Who’s Lucky?

Lucky. That’s how I hoped the owners of Anna Maria Oyster Bar (AMOB) would feel when I attended a Suncoast Summer Book Challenge training at their restaurant. The Suncoast Campaign for Grade-Level Reading (SCGLR) has implemented the… Read More

¿Quién es el afortunado?

Afortunados. Así es como esperaba que los dueños del Anna Maria Oyster Bar (AMOB) se sintieran cuando asistí al entrenamiento del Suncoast Summer Book Challenge (“Desafío de libros del verano Suncoast”) en su restaurante. La Suncoast Campaign for Grade-Level Reading… Read More

Dive in with the Hornes

“Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it’s the only thing that ever has.” – Margaret Mead It was thrilling to watch John and Amanda Horne take the stage at the recent… Read More