Helping Parents Promote Early Literacy (2)

Promotion Literacy 2 Helping Parents Promote Early Literacy (2)The federal government’s Even Start program, which began in 1989, invests in literacy programs for very lowincome families, particularly during the years leading up to a child’s third birthday. The $220 million that Even Start allotted in fiscal year 2005 supported programs for family literacy, to help parents improve their own literacy, and for early education of children. Continue reading