For Parents

Links & Other Information about Adolescent Literacy

Teen Reading Guide from the Young Adult Library Services Association

Teenagers & Reading from Reading is Fundamental

How to Raise a Confident Reader from PBS Parents:

Modeling Good Reading Habits with Teens

What is Reading? : from The Huffington Post

10 Things that Happen to Our Mind When We Read

Reading Literature Makes Us Smarter and Nicer from TIME

Read more about why independent reading is so important for our students: Building Student Literacy Through Sustained Silent Reading

Three lessons from the science of how to teach writing