Mayor Jim Kenney Reads to Children

Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney joined Jumpstart Philadelphia as part of Read for the Record, the world’s largest shared reading experience — bringing together over 2 million people each year in classrooms, libraries, community centers, and homes across the U.S. This annual campaign was launched over a decade ago to highlight the importance of building early literacy and language skills for every child, so that all children have the opportunity to enter kindergarten prepared to succeed.

Author: 
Joseph Paris