News

December 29, 2014 – Alisal’s Jeanne Herrick recognized for literacy efforts
The Monterey Herald by Claudia Meléndez Salinas
Education article describing the good work Jeanne Herrick has done for California schools and her receipt of the Children’s Literacy Leadership Award.
November 23, 2014 – Alisal’s Herrick honored for child literacy work
The Californian 
Overview of Assistant Superintendent Herrick’s Children’s Literacy Leadership recognized by The Read to Me Project.
September 30, 2014 – Speaker: Boost literacy from sibling to sibling
The Californian by Roberto M. Robledo
Article explaining how the Read to Me Project is raising literacy rates in Monterey County.
September 24, 2014 – El Camino Real students read to their siblings
The Greenfield News by Samantha Bengtson
Article describing the experience of El Camino kids reading to their younger brothers and sisters at home as part of their school work.
September 24, 2014 – Students encouraged to read to siblings
The Gonzales Tribune by Deborah Mills
Article about La Gloria Elementary School participation with the Read to Me Project.
September 18, 2014 – Speaker: Boost literacy from sibling to sibling
KSMS Univision 67 by KSMS News Team
The Read to Me Project featured on KSMS 11 pm TV newscast.
September 15, 2014 – Early literacy program expands in the Salinas Valley – Early literacy program has older children reading to young siblings
The Monterey Herald by Claudia Meléndez Salinas
Feature article explaining the Read to Me Project success and expansion in Monterey County.
September 13, 2014 – The Read to Me Project Video
KION Newscast
Brief story mentioning the Fall rollout of the Read to Me Project in Monterey County.
December 3, 2013 – ‘Read to Me’ Helps Create Book Lovers
The Californian/Off 68 by Robert Walch
Interview with Read to Me Project Founder, Barbara Greenway, explaining the mission and accomplishments of the program.
October 29, 2013 – Project makes reading a family affair – Program urges children to read to younger siblings
The Monterey Herald by Will Houston
Article and interview with Barbara Greenway explaining the origin and details of the Read to Me Project.
October 9, 2013 – The Read to Me Project: Children read to their younger family members
The Monterey Herald by Barbara Greenway
Article explaining the Read to Me Project published in conjunction with the Monterey County Literacy Summit.