What is Read for the Record?
In 2018, UWNEMN participated in Jumpstart's Read for the Record in 2018 for the second year in a row! This is the world's largest shared reading experience - bringing together over 2 million people each year in classrooms, libraries, community centers, and homes across the US. This annual campaign was launched over a decade ago to highlight the importance of building early literacy and language skills for EVERY child.
Read for the Record 2018 Book
Maybe Something Beautiful reveals how art can inspire transformation - and how even the smallest artists can accomplish something big. Pick up a paintbrush and join the celebration! "In the heart of a gray city, there lived a girl who loved to doodle, draw, color, and paint." Young Mira looks at the world and sees a canvas - and she spreads her love for art making by gifting her paitning to the people she encounters on the streets.
Read for the Record 2019
Stay tuned - we will be posting details for the 2019 event soon!