Open Books. Open Opportunity.
Read Charlotte promotes language and literacy development from birth through third grade. Our four pillars guide our work to achieve 80% third grade reading proficiency by 2025.
Ages:Birth – 3 Years
Focus:Promoting early language development
Objective:To provide parents and caregivers with knowledge and resources to infuse language development starting at birth.
Ages:Birth – 6 Years
Focus:Expanding quality child care and preschool experiences for children
Objective: To ensure students start school developmentally on track and ready to learn.
Ages:Kindergarten through Third Grade
Focus:Supporting students, families, and educators
Objective:To help students develop intoproficient readers by the end of third grade through strong classroominstruction and appropriate support.
Focus:Keeping kids reading during the summer months.
Objective:To ensure that elementary school students maintain school-year gains during the summer months.