Resilience Built in Summer Reading: Mentoring Kids in Reading

Published: July 10, 2024, 11:44 a.m.


In this episode of the Celebrate Kids podcast, Dr. Kathy Koch discusses the importance of developing a love for reading in children during the summer. Research shows that reading is strongly linked to summer learning and that a lack of access to books can lead to a decline in reading achievement, especially for children from low-income families. Dr. Kathy provides insights on how parents can take small steps to encourage reading in their kids, highlighting the long-term benefits of fostering a love for reading at a young age.