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A culture of literacy
in every
community

We believe reading aloud to children can change their future.

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2M Families

Have participated in a RTT family literacy program activities

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3k schools

Have celebrated the joy of a shared reading experience

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50 States

Have been enriched by an RTT school reading program

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150+ Books

To choose from in the ever-growing RTT catalog

Our School Reading Programs

Our One School, One Book program offers flexible, ready-made tools and resources for individual schools, districts, and states. We are currently in 3,000+ schools, reaching more than 2.4 million students in the United States. Join our community of readers today!

Snapshot of Benefits

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Access to Books

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Family Engagement

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Educator-Created

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Ready-Made Resources

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Peer-Reviewed Catalog

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Flexibility

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Access to Books

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Family Engagement

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Educator-Created

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Ready-Made Resources

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Peer-Reviewed Catalog

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Flexibility

Programs for:

About Us

Read to Them is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit that believes in the transformational power of reading aloud to children.

We bolster personal and academic success through a reading rich strategy that forges lasting partnerships across families, schools, and their communities.

How It Works

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Choose Your Family Literacy Program

Discover which of our family literacy programs is the best fit for your school population. If you would like a digital copy of our Information brochure, please fill out the Get Information form.

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Browse Titles

Explore the 150+ available titles in our catalog.

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Request a Quote

Select up to three titles to receive a quote. You’ll hear back from us with pricing information, program information, and more.

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DONATe Today

We believe that the power of reading aloud together can build connections across families, schools, and communities to cultivate students’ learning and success. 

Your support can help us bring our family literacy programs to schools who may not be able to afford it themselves.

Program Benefits

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Access to books

Participating children receive a book to keep and further build their personal library.

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family reading engagement

A school-wide reading experience grants the perfect opportunity to further involve families in student learning.

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Educator-Created Resources

Our programs and their resources have been fine-tuned by teachers for teachers.

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Ready-made Tools & Resources

Your program is equipped with a broad array of resources to make launching your event as easy as opening a file. 

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Peer-Reviewed Books

We review each title for sensitive content so you can select the ideal book for your reading community.

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FlexibilITY

Our family literacy programs are designed to easily adjust to the needs of individual classrooms, schools, and communities.

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We’re here to create a culture of literacy in every community.

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3,000 Schools

Participate in Read to Them Programs