Have a young child at home? Join the Lit Families webinar, Sept 24, for tips on reading at home.

The Early Literacy Consortium is inviting all Memphis-area families with elementary-age children to their Lit Families: Back to School webinar session on Tuesday, September 14th, 2021 from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. 

The 90-minute webinar was designed to help families learn about and use various at-home literacy supports as students return to school. Families will get real-world strategies and guidance on ways to make at-home reading engaging, impactful, and fun. Topics covered will include homework help, social-emotional learning, tutoring tips, family learning, and more. 

To attend, fill out the online registration form found here.

Shelby County Schools, the University of Memphis, First 8 Memphis, and Literacy Mid-South are among the presenters.

The webinar is presented by First 8 Memphis, Stand for Children, Arise2Read, Literacy Mid-South, and Shelby County Schools.

Additional installments in the webseries are planned for November, early 2022, and April 2022. Updates on those events can be found here
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Cole Bradley is a native Memphian and graduate of the University of Memphis. Cole's worked locally as a researcher and community engagement strategist and began contributing to High Ground in Jan 2017.