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Press Release -- ROR GA Wins Funding From Project Launch to Build Partnership


New York Times, September 8, 2016: The Wooly Wisdom in the "Llama Llama" Books 


New York Times, August 8, 2016: The Merits of Reading Real Books to Your Children 


AAP Conference, October 23, 2016: Changing Landscape of Media Has Multiple Impacts on Children, Teens




New York Times, August 17, 2015: Bedtime Stories for Young Brains, by Perri Klass, M.D. Reach Out and Read National Medical Director


Huffington Post Parents, August 06, 2015: Science Proves Reading To Kids Really Does Change Their Brains, by Catherine Pearson, Women and Parents Senior Reporter


CNN, August 05, 2015: This is Your Child's Brain on Reading, by Carina Storrs


New York Times, April 23, 2015: Beyond Education Wars, by Nicholas Kristof


Huffington Post Parents, March 22, 2015: Awesome Book Charities that Help Kids All Over the World, by Caroline Bologna



American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) Policy Statement, June 23, 2014: AAP promotes early literacy, beginning from an infant's very first days, as an essential component of primary care visits. Policy statement highlights our mission, to encourage parents and children to read together to develop critical early literacy skills before preschool and kindergarten


Atlanta Day Book, November 19, 2014: Read about our successful partnerships with 11 Barnes and Noble and Books A Million stores across Georgia


New York Times, November 24, 2014: Pediatrics Group Recommend Reading Aloud to Children From Birth


Clinton Global Initiative: Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton Announces New Commitments to Advance Early Childhood Literacy, a collaboration of Too Small to Fail, the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP), Scholastic Inc. and Reach Out and Read

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PBS News Hour, January 16, 2013: Pediatricians Promote Reading Through the Reach Out and Read Program 

WSB-TV: Profile of Georgia's Medical Director, Dr. Terri McFadden, implementing the Reach Out and Read program at Children's Healthcare of Atlanta at Hughes Spalding which serves thousands of in need children.


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