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Does Participation in Family Literacy Programs Develop and Expand Literacy Behaviors?

Head StartResearch says YES!

  • Parent book reading with their children increased by 70% to more than once a day.
  • Children's reading of books and magazines increased by 80% to more than once a day.
  • Parents took children to the library twice as often, every two to three weeks.
  • Parents provided a wider range of reading and writing materials at home for their children.

Source: Parent/Child Interactions, Indiana University

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