Too Small to Fail worked with the U.S. Departments of Health and Human Services (HHS) and Education (ED) on a suite of resources that can help enrich children’s early language experiences beginning from birth!
Tip 12: Inspire a love for stories in your littlest learners. You can do this by setting aside a few minutes every day to read or make up a story with your child. As he or she gets older, take turns telling one another stories about his or her favorite characters in books or TV shows. #TalkingIsTeachingTips
In Virginia this summer, Arlington Public Schools transported students in poor neighborhoods to community libraries for group readings. Studies say children from low-income families may hear roughly 30 million fewer words by age 3 than their more affluent peers.