Project Cornerstone’s ABC Reader Program 2016 - 2017
(ABC = Asset Building Champion)
ABC Reader is Project Cornerstone’s literature-based program with 6,092 parent volunteers reading to 65,207 youth at 215 Silicon Valley schools. Baker served as a pilot school for the ABC Reader program and this year marks our 12th year as an ABC Reader school.
ABC Readers are parent volunteers that visit classrooms each month to read a selected book followed by a discussion and activity centered around important life skills such as:
All students, from our kindergarteners to our 5th graders, are read the same monthly book resonating a single message school-wide. This creates a common language and set of expectations that lead to a more caring, positive school climate.
ABC Reader Books for 2016 – 2017
Is Becoming An ABC Reader Right For You? It is, if you . . .
What is the Monthly Time Commitment?
What do I need to do to become an ABC Reader?