Literacy is a vital part of a child’s education. Children who can read perform better in school, are more confident, and become life-long learners.



  • Alabama’s Action Plan for Literacy: Birth Through Grade 12 – This report by the Alabama State Department of Education provides information on how “literacy stakeholders” including parents, family members, caregivers, representatives from community organizations and agencies, and educators can help promote a child’s literacy from birth through graduation. It includes research findings concerning literacy in Alabama today and the Board of Education’s action plan to further promote literacy