ASAE Power of A and Gold Awards

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The Public Library Association (PLA) has earned a 2016 American Society of Association Executives (ASAE) Power of A Summit and Gold Awards for its co-creation and implementation of Every Child Ready to Read (ECRR), a research-based program that employs public libraries to teach parents how to help develop literacy skills in their children, as well as advance the training of public library staff.
ASAE honored PLA, which worked with the Association for Library Service to Children and the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, to develop toolkit materials and training to impact parent behavior. It is estimated that 30 to 40 Continue reading...

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