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Thought Leadership Oct 15, 2013

Growing Healthy Readers: Half-Day Literacy Conference

Reach out and readThe Growing Healthy Readers half-day literacy conference, hosted by Reach Out and Read of Greater New York in partnership with United Way of New York City and Scholastic, was attended by leaders from the fields of education, health, literacy, and child development, and focused on finding solutions to the widening achievement gap between low-income students and their more affluent peers.

Among those speakers was Dr. Pamela Cantor, President and CEO, Turnaround for Children, who participated in a panel discussion: School Readiness and Chronic Absence

Read more about the conference.