Column: Commitment to childhood literacy should never end

Read, tutor and get engaged.

“The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more you learn, the more places you’ll go!” That’s quoted from one of the most famous children’s authors, Theodor Geisel, or Dr. Seuss as you may know him.

Educators and librarians will be donning their Cat-in-the-Hat hats, reading to young children to celebrate Dr. Seuss’ birthday. Celebrating Read Across America Day on Saturday is a fun way to celebrate books and reading; but our county’s commitment to literacy must be sustained every day of the year.

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