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Ready, Set, Read!

Students from the Dwight School in Manhattan read for a cause – ours! Parents everywhere want their kids to read more and to learn to give back. The Behind the Book Read-A-Thon accomplishes both. More than 20 participating students at the Dwight School in Manhattan secured sponsorships from their parents, grandparents, and important adults in […]

Inside the Org: Q&A with Author Ginjer Clarke

Meet Ginjer Clarke one of the many authors who worked with Behind the Book program last fall. Ginjer brought her book What’s up in the Amazon Rainforest to a 4th/5th grade classroom at PS 46 in Ft. Greene. Our kids loved this nonfiction book. After meeting Ginjer to learn about her research and writing processes, students wrote letters advocating for […]