RIFJC in the News
RIFJC Chairman W.C. Gentry on “First Coast Connect” with Melissa Ross.
Begin listening at 38:35
Mark Woods: The joy and power of summer reading.
Florida Times Union, 7-14-15
New nonprofit formed to promote literacy.
Florida Times Union, 6-5-15
Fewer First Coast Third Graders May Be Held Back, Reading Tests Show
Access to High-Quality Preschool Remains Unequal
www.marketplace.com, Minnesota Public Radio
The Summer Learning Gap
NBC Anchor Brian Williams on Summer Learning Gap and Income Inequality
Children Become Successful Readers When They Have a Choice of Books They Want To Read and Can Read
RIFJC Chairman W.C. Gentry
The Science of Story Time
From NPR’s “Science Friday”
A Word About Reading: The Importance of Reading Aloud to Children
Dr. Annmarie Kent-Willette
When I got my library card, that was when my life began.Rita Mae Brown