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January 

Raising A Reader's Affiliate Town Hall Meetings are back! For 2021, we have a new monthly format featuring best practices from the Affiliate Network, timely news and updates from the National office, and experts from the field of early literacy and family engagement. 

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February 

Get ready to start rotation once again by hearing best practices from RAR and RAR Affiliates during the February Town Hall, entitled: Getting Back To Rotation! Sherry Granberry, Wayne County Public Library (NC), shares how she continues to connect with parents and provide meaningful workshops. Donna Beedle, AZCEND (AZ), has successfully implemented a drive thru and provided resources to continue rotating Red Book Bags in the community.

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March 

Dr. Julianne Zvalo-Martyn, Associate Professor of the School of Education at Brandman University specializing in Early Childhood Education, discussed the building blocks of kindergarten readiness. 

Christine Slaymaker, Head Start/Early Head Start Family Services Manager at CAP of Sonoma County (and Raising a Reader Coordinator), shared how she has made Raising A Reader the solution for her programs. 

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Dr. Zvalo-Martin's Slide Deck