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KCMO WINS ALL-AMERICA CITY AWARD FOR EFFORTS TO IMPROVE EARLY LITERACY


Mayor Sly James and Turn the Page KC are happy to announce that Kansas City, MO, has earned national recognition as recipient of the All-American City Award (AAC) for accomplishments in improving education outcomes for children age 0-8. Kansas City is one of just 15 communities nationwide to receive the award from the National Civic … Continue reading KCMO WINS ALL-AMERICA CITY AWARD FOR EFFORTS TO IMPROVE EARLY LITERACY

#DadsTurnThePage


Dads – share a picture of yourself reading to children on Twitter, Facebook or Instagram using the hashtag #DadsTurnThePage. All pictures submitted with the hashtag will be entered to win some awesome dad swag, including Royals tickets and a Zaarly Gift Certificate! Join us at our cookout to claim your prize! Dads Turn the Page … Continue reading #DadsTurnThePage

KC Named Pacesetter Fourth Year in a Row


The Campaign for Grade-Level Reading (CGLR) recently announced its Pacesetter Honors and Kansas City made the list! Pacesetters are communities who are leading by example to solve challenges that can undermine early literacy; including school readiness, school attendance, and summer learning. Pacesetter communities are part of a national network of over 300 cities, representing 42 … Continue reading KC Named Pacesetter Fourth Year in a Row