children need high-quality language and literacy environments

A 1998 report, Preventing Reading Difficulties in Young Children , conducted by the National Research Council, concluded that “preschool children need high-quality language and literacy environments in their homes and in out-of-home settings. The public library is one such out-of-home setting suited for both parent and child in which these early language and literacy environments exist.

Geographic Region: 
Age Group: 
Type of Library: