Monthly Archives: September 2015

Brother No More: Story Shares Literacy Project

Written by Lori Schafer [Input by Priya Minhas] http://www.storyshares.org/books/view/535 What an amazing, fantastic, wonderful idea! This was my first thought when I heard about the Story Share Contest. A product of the collaboration of a group of partners, including Benentech, CAST, the National Center for Learning Disabilities, Orca Book Publishers, Motivate, and Jabico Enterprises, the…
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6 Inspiring Stories About Confidence For The New School Year

  We’ve teamed up with LitWorld to create the 7 Strengths blog series that is all about using the power of stories to help you learn about things, to find your way, to find yourself, to change the world! To start off the series, we’re looking at Confidence. Sharing stories with young readers that feature…
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Exemplar Stories for the Relevant Reads Collection

Looking for some inspiration? These are some of the most popular stories in the Story Shares collection!   Jacob and the Bee Man By Kelly Winters Jacob is on a tough path in life. When he commits a petty crime and has to pay for it, he discovers a whole new world of possibilities. http://www.storyshares.org/books/view/166…
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Stories Make Us Strong

Allow us to introduce ourselves. We are LitWorld and Story Share, two organizations who are coming together to spread joy and hope through literacy. At LitWorld, our mission is to empower young people to author lives of independence, hope, and joy. How do we do that? By implementing transformational literacy programs called LitClubs and LitCamps…
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Story Shares Executive Director Named To International Literacy Association’s Inaugural 30 Under 30 List

We are thrilled to share with you that Story Shares's very own Executive Director, Louise Baigelman, has been recognized as one of International Literacy Association's 30 Under 30 for her outstanding and inspirational dedication to improving literacy outcomes! The list recognizes the next generation of young innovators, advocates and educators who are leading efforts to address the…
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