Broward Reads: The Campaign For Grade-Level Reading

June 5, 2018
Education
Broward Reads: The Campaign For Grade-Level Reading

http://www.homereadinghelper.org/In 2014, Broward County joined the national Campaign for Grade-Level Reading (CGLR) to increase the number of children reading at grade level by the time they complete grade 3. The Children’s Services Council of Broward County convened community partners with leadership and support from the Broward County Commission, Broward County Public Schools, Broward County Library System, Early Learning Coalition, United Way, Family Central, Jim Moran Foundation, A.D. Henderson Foundation, Community Foundation of Broward and others to form the Broward Reads Coalition – Campaign for Grade Level Reading (Broward Reads), now a formal component of the Broward County Children’s Strategic Plan. 

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Learn more about Broward Reads for the Record.

 

INFORMATION ON HOW YOU AND YOUR CITY CAN PARTICIPATE:

Broward Reads Resources

Broward Reads In Your City - PDF

Draft Proclamation - PDF

Here's What Your City Can Do

For more information about Broward Reads, please contact Sandra Bernard-Bastien at sbernard@cscbroward.org or 954-377-1677.

2018 BRFR Flyer

Here are just a sample of the great stories about

Broward Reads For The Record 2018.

CBS 4 Miami

Jumpstart

Watch the 2017 Telly Award-winning advertisement by M Network below.

Click on the graphics below for more information about early literacy and building skills in young readers.Home Reading Logo

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BROWARD READS IN YOUR CITY PARTNERS

 
City of Coral Springs -
Proclamation Presented 11/2/2016
City of Parkland -
Proclamation Presented 11/17/2016
City of Lauderhill -
Proclamation Presented 1/9/2017
     
City of Coconut Creek -
Proclamation Presented 1/12/2017
City of Hollywood -
Proclamation Presented 1/18/2017
City of Wilton Manors -
Proclamation Presented 1/24/2017
     
City of Tamarac -
Proclamation Presented 1/25/2017
City of Miramar -
Proclamation Presented 1/25/2017
City of Hallandale Beach -
Proclamation Presented 2/1/2017
     
City of Pembroke Pines -
Proclamation Presented 3/1/2017
City of Weston -
Proclamation Presented 3/6/2017
City of Sunrise -
Proclamation Presented 3/14/2017
     
City of Fort Lauderdale -
Proclamation Presented 3/21/2017
City of Cooper City -
Proclamation Presented 3/28/2017
City of North Lauderdale -
Proclamation Presented 4/11/2017
     
City of Deerfield Beach - 
Proclamation Presented 4/19/2017
City of Pompano Beach - 
Proclamation Presented 5/9/2017
City of Oakland Park -
Proclamation Presented 9/19/2017
   

 

Broward County Map with Reads For The Record sites

 

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