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

2019 Tackle Reading Team!

Meet the Creators: Michelle Staubach Grimes, Beyond the Laces, and Kathryn Starke Team Up Again for the 2nd annual  Tackle Reading Across America Day  This March 2, 2018, Michelle Staubach Grimes, literacy advocate and author, and Bob Salomon, the creator of Beyond the Laces, are kicking off the second annual Tackle Reading across America Day … Continue reading

Join our #TackleReading At Home Event

  March 2, 2020: 4th Annual Tackle Reading Across America Day…Your Classroom, School, or Football Team Can Join our Team This Year!! **Presented by Kathryn Starke, Michelle Staubach Grimes,  and Beyond the Laces To celebrate literacy, Read Across America has been a tradition in elementary schools across the country. This year, we are kicking off … Continue reading

Back to Football, Back to School…

This September, we celebrate back to school season, the NFL kick off, and International Literacy Day. On September 7th and 8th, we are adding more athletes and authors to our team to #TackleReading for our kids! Follow #TackleReading on social media to see the NFL athletes supporting our cause this week. Follow @CreativeMindsPublications on Facebook … Continue reading

#TackleReading across America: March 2, 2017

Professional sports, entertainment, and education create a team to Tackle Reading across the country. NFL teams reading, children smiling, books donated, and #TackleReading trending: Our first annual Tackle Reading event was a huge success. On March 2, 2017, in honor of the 20th anniversary of Read Across America, we had over 20 NFL teams represented … Continue reading