This episode featured to guests who brought innovative ways to address the needs of young students who struggle with reading, do not like read, and who need more exposure to books and print in a way that meets their personal needs and interests.1 Featuring Jess Baron, Founder/Executive Director of Guitars in the Classroom. She spoke about the success that her organization has experienced using guitars and the ukelele to help children learn to read and succeed in other diverse subject areas.
2 Guitars in the Classroom, Segment II
3 Featuring Daphne Russell, author of "Read or Die". Her campaign calls for getting diverse literature into the hands of teens and changing how our schools teach reading.
4 Read or Die with Daphne Russell, Segment II