Category Archives: Annual Story of the Year Contests

Grand Prize for Story of the Year Contest: CELEBRATE DIVERSITY AWARD

At Story Shares, it’s no secret that our mission is to create ‘relevant and engaging’ content for students in middle and high school who read below grade level. Often, the approach to reading instruction or improvement is focused around building the technical skills and using assessments to accurately measure progress. At Story Shares, we prioritize…
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2016 Relevant Reads Contest Winners

After several months of reading and enjoying the 1,665 stories entered into our 2016 Relevant Reads contest, our team is finally able to announce our five award-winning titles! Congratulations to each of you, and thank you so much to everyone who gave their time, efforts, and imagination to participating in this year's competition. We hope…
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2016 Judging Panel

We have an all new panel of judges this year in place to help us choose our 2016 Relevant Reads contest winners! These talented education and literacy professionals will be looking for those stories which best meet the criteria and goals of the Story Shares library: to engage struggling readers with content that is relevant…
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WINNERS of the 2015 Relevant Reads Story of the Year Contest

We are pleased to announce that our second annual writing contest was a tremendous success! Our goal was to expand our collection of Relevant Reads: stories that are Easy to Read, but Hard to Put Down. Thanks to an outpouring of talented writers, we were able to meet this goal and grow our library. To…
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