Each year, Strong Start relies on the gifts of time of thousands of caring individuals who go above and beyond to help children learn to read. Whether they are working one-on-one with children in local … Continued
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Summary of 2015 Results. The 2015 program expanded from 8 to 12 sites within Waterloo Region. In total, 240 children were enrolled in the 2015 program. 218 Children completed the full program. 71 Children did not speak English on … Continued
Literacy impacts all aspects of modern life. For individuals, it is the foundation for academic, financial, and life success; for nations, it is key to a healthy democracy and a flourishing economy.
Strong Start® was proud to be part of the 13th annual Family Literacy Day on Sunday January 30, 2011 held at Conestoga Mall. This was a community event that focused on intergenerational literacy and featured … Continued