September is National Literacy Month. Please help us to give the great gift of literacy to children in need by purchasing the Voice2Youth Poetry & Art youth anthology. Your purchase will be used to help end the literacy deficits in urban, minority and impoverished communities.
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Famous Quotes about the Importance of Literacy
We must transform the way America deals with illiteracy and invest in our future.” -Jeb Bush
“Literacy and Education in a 21st-Century Economy”
This isn’t just another education debate where the answer lies somewhere between more money and less bureaucracy. It’s a responsibility that begins at home – one that we need to take on before our kids ever step foot in a classroom; one that we need to carry through well into their teenage years.
That’s because literacy is the most basic currency of the knowledge economy we’re living in today. – President Barack Obama