Reference Section: World Read Aloud Day Is Coming …| February 6, 2013
World Read Aloud Day is Wednesday, March 6, 2013 (in precisely 1 month, or 28 days). This day was designed to take action for global literacy. LitWorld (a non-profit literacy organization) has taken on the mission to build confidence and leadership by strengthening childrens and their communities through literacy. According to LitWorld, at least 793 million people remain illiterate. Last year, World Read Aloud Day reached 65 countries, all 50 states, and hundreds of thousands of participants.
Register here for World Read Aloud Day 2013 and raise your voice to show the world’s children that you support their future! Check out some World Read Aloud Day activities for all ages. And check out many of LitWorld’s other projects that take place during the other 364 days of the year.
Do you have any other WRAD activities to suggest?
— Papa J Funk (@papajfunk) February 6, 2013
@papajfunk That sounds amazing, lucky audience! Thanks for bring the joy of story and reading to life
— LitWorld (@litworldsays) February 6, 2013
Borrow. Read. Return. Repeat.