The Children’s Reading Alliance (formerly under the name The Children’s Reading Foundation of Doña Ana County) focuses on advancing children’s literacy in Doña Ana County. Because it has been proven that reading daily with children and having books in the home leads to success in school, we promote the message “Read with a child every day” and support programs designed to place books in the hands of families. Please visit the program page for more information. 

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Reading Solutions- May 2021

Ancient Wisdom for Modern Life Stories of indigenous people preserve the “old language” that unites the human and more than human worlds, as Nalungiag, an Innuit woman, explained to ethnologist Knud Rasmussen in the early twentieth century.  This poem by Matthew Bronson with original text adapted from “The Secret Life of Language: by Dan Moonhawk…

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