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March 4th is World Read Aloud Day

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Celebrate Black History Month with the Future Leaders are Readers Essay Competion.

Sponsored by MyCom and Neighborhood Leadership Instittute.

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Calling All Trainers!
The Literacy Cooperative is looking for presenters for these top ten core topics. Supplemental topics will be considered, as needed.

  • The Basics: Reading, Writing, Math
  • Curriculum & Lesson Planning aligned to the Common Core
  • Interventions & Strategies for Low-Level Learners
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Managing a Multi-Level Classroom
  • Financial Literacy
  • GED Test: Extended Responses
  • College 101
  • Affects of Poverty & Social-Emotional Learning
  • Parent Engagement & Family Literacy

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Get Informed, Get Involved with The Literacy Cooperative's Top 10!

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Stay the Course: Support School Attendance in the Winter Months

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Literacy Engagement Event
Final Report 

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Tips for Reading with your Child and Literacy Checklist for Parents

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Ideastream hosted a panel discussion on 'Efforts to Improve Literacy in NE Ohio.' Click here to listen

Watch a brief video with Board Member Emily Campbell explaining the link between basic skills and the poverty cycle.  Click here to watch


WCPN/Ideastream recently explored 'Getting Parents Involved' in an interview with Executive Director Bob Paponetti. Click here to listen

December 2014 E-Newsletter



The Campaign for Grade-Level Reading

The Campaign for Grade-Level Reading

SPARK Cuyahoga

A one-on-one, pre-kindergarten in-home tutoring pilot program.

A Framework for Program Improvements in Adult Literacy

A Framework for Program Improvements in Adult Literacy

Adult Literacy Program Self-Assessment Tool (PSAT)

Adult Literacy Program Self-Assessment Tool (PSAT)