Did you know that millions of children in low-income neighborhoods are at risk of failing in school before they even start kindergarten?

Jumpstart’s Read for the Record, with support from Pearson Education, allows Americans to demand that all children receive the quality early education they deserve.llama llama red pajama book cover

On Oct. 6, 2011, join more than 2 million others to read Llama Llama Red Pajama by Anna Dewdney and break a world reading record.

Spread the word to your friends and family, and pledge to read today at www.readfortherecord.org.

Take your support a step further through the We Give Books Read for Our Schools campaign. For each free book read online between now and Oct. 6, the Pearson Foundation will donate a copy of Llama Llama Red Pajama to a participating school district. These donations will enable children who otherwise wouldn’t have the chance to participate in the day’s events.

Through the We Give Books Read for Our Schools campaign, the Pearson Foundation will donate 50,000 books to 150 school districts.

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