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“Life in a Pandemic” Article RoundUp

I was flying back home from presenting a literacy seminar in Cleveland the evening of Friday, March 13th (eerie, huh?) when I heard schools in Virginia would close beginning Monday as our country experiences the first pandemic in over 100 years. Our lives instantly changed. I could no longer present my live seminars or support … Continue reading

A Decade in Review…

Oh what a difference 10 years makes! As the founder of Creative Minds Publications, we are so grateful to the many authors, schools, athletes, districts, communities, and companies we have collaborated over the last decade. We look forward to continuing to increase our impact coast to coast. Together, we can tackle reading across America! Check … Continue reading

International Literacy Day 2019

As we celebrate International Literacy Day, we must remember that in our own country, we have so much work to do in urban literacy education. Currently 64% of 4th graders currently read on grade level (80% if we look at only low-income areas). Thirty-three million adults in our country alone can’t read past third grade. … Continue reading