Starting Strong and Talking is Teaching campaign in the news!
Thank you to reporter Michael Kelley @PressHerald for a wonderful article about Starting Strong’s Talking is Teaching campaign.
Portland early reader program expands outreach
Starting Strong’s Talking is Teaching campaign is being expanded to South Portland and Westbrook
In an effort to make sure children are ready for kindergarten and to be confident readers by third grade, Starting Strong is expanding its efforts to encourage parents to read and interact with their children at a young age.
Piloted in Portland in 2017, the local Talking in Teaching campaign was expanded in 2018 to include more partners in Portland and now has expanded to South Portland and Westbrook.