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Texas Reads One Book Will Be Featured On Education Talk Radio on September 19

Texas Reads One Book will be spotlighted on Larry Jacobs’ Education Talk Radio program on Monday, September 19, at 9:00 a.m. Eastern time.

His guests will be Texas superintendents Diane Frost (Corsicana ISD), Ricardo Lopez (Mission CISD), and Jose Parra (Irving ISD), who will discuss their leadership of the forthcoming Texas Reads One Book program in April 2017.

Tens of thousands of families are expected to take part as participating elementary schools across the state all read The Lemonade War at the same time over a three-week period. For information on listening to the program live on Monday or accessing it online later, click here.


Richmond Family Mag Highlights 3-Book School

Oak Grove-Bellemede Elementary School, in Richmond, VA, is one of a growing list of schools to read three titles in a single calendar school year.  Title I Specialist Jessica Carpenter recognizes that One School, One Book is the surefire way to ignite family literacy in her community.  Her students come up to her every quarter and ask, “What will our next book be?”  You can read about Jessica and Oak Grove-Bellemeade’s efforts in Richmond Family Magazine‘s recent summer profile.