Project Lead the Way, the California Mathematics Council and Storyline Online provide ideas for activities parents and children can do together.
Parents described the nightmare of a child who is unable to learn to read and the need for schools to provide services to address dyslexia.
A national nonprofit visits Oakland to distribute free books to elementary students.
The program is part of a statewide effort focused on early education.
Picture books are more likely than speech to include uncommon words.
Parents can be crucial when it comes to children learning to read and write – especially if they get some guidance along the way, according to recent research by the nonprofit Child Trends.