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Growing Great Readers
Episode 2112th May 2020 • Notes from the Backpack: A PTA Podcast • National PTA
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Reading is a fun activity for the whole family, but what should you do when your child struggles with words—or worse, if they declare they don’t like reading? We talked with Dr. Rebecca Silverman, professor at Stanford University, to learn how we can raise lifelong readers. She offered strategies for fostering a love of reading and guidance on what you should expect from your child at each age.


Learn more about Dr. Silverman’s work at