Lit Families Webinar Series

Back to School session

Get ready for the school year by joining the Early Literacy Consortium for our Lit Families: Back to School webinar session.

This 90-minute webinar is designed to aid families with elementary-aged children in using available at-home literacy supports as students return to school.

Please join us at this link Tuesday, September 14th, 2021 from 6:00pm to 7:30pm

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Our vision is
100% literacy
in the Mid-South

1 in 7

adults in Shelby County cannot read this statistic.


of 3rd graders in Shelby County Schools read below grade level.


of incarcerated individuals read below a 3rd grade reading level.

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Today a reader.

Tomorrow a Leader.

Margaret Fuller.

American Journalist, Critic, and Womens' Rights Advocate

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We were the people who were not in the papers. 

We lived in the blank white spaces at the edges of print. It gave us more freedom. 

We lived in the gaps between the stories.

Margaret Atwood, The Handmaid's Tale

Saturday, Nov 13, 2021, 9 am - 12 pm

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Want to make a REAL difference in someone's life? Teach an adult reading, math, or English!