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A short-term fix with potential long-term problems

...Many of those parents spoke at hearings in favor of funding programs like Parents as Teachers and Dolly Parton's Imagination Library. Aurah Landau is one who made sure to show up. She and her husband have 3-year-old Zev, who for the first...
State | Local | AK legislature
Imagination Library meets million book mark in Alaska

...children because, thanks to Imagination Library, it's already happened...books throughout the time the Imagination Library has been a program in Alaska...Southeast Alaska coordinates the Imagination Library for about a tenth of Alaska...
Four-time Iditarod winner champions literacy literacy efforts in Southeast Alaska, funding programs like the Born Learning initiative, Dolly Parton's Imagination Library and UWSEAK's Literacy by Third Grade campaign. "Children who have trouble reading at grade level often struggle...
My Turn: Alaska early learning pipeline

...programs like Parents As Teachers and the Dolly Parton Imagination Library coordinated by Best Beginnings, are in high demand...of Juneau children enrolled in the Dolly Parton Imagination Library since birth, each receiving a free book in the...
Ferry, timber, UAS dollars added back $123,000 per year, and Dolly Parton's Imagination Library, a literacy program half funded by the state...funding, Parents as Teachers will go away and the Imagination Library will only be able to help 700 kids, rather than the 1...
State | AK legislature
All aboard for literacy

...view the program as similar to Dolly Parton's Imagination Library, a program that provides children from birth to...more than 1,000 children are enrolled in the Imagination Library, up from fewer than 200 in 2009. Eighty-nine...
Literacy from the get-go

...23 to raise funds for the Imagination Library, as well as local charities...Club president, choosing the Imagination Library was a no-brainer. She first...Blankenship said.The Imagination Library disperses one book each month...
Letter: Invest in the future by reading to your kids The state, alongside businesses and foundations, should ensure that every new Alaskan is enrolled in the Imagination Library, which mails a book a month to youngsters from birth until age 5.I am the only candidate for governor who has...
Thank you from Family Nights

...under age five are enrolled in the Dolly Parton Imagination Library, receiving a free book in the mail every month...invitations to special family events. To donate to the Imagination Library or to volunteer as a guest speaker please contact...
Opening doors through literacy

...student at SERRC. Be a Big Brother or Big Sister.Are your kids pre-schoolers? Sign them up for the Dolly Parton Imagination Library and have a book sent personally to them every month. Enrollment forms are available at local libraries, Head...


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