Voice — Vision2Read, the literacy campaign held in San Bernardino, was awarded two 2017 Achievements Awards from the National Association of Counties in civic education and public information. NACo honors innovative and effective county government programs that enhance services for residents. Awards are given nationally in 18 categories that reflect the vast, comprehensive services counties provide.
San Bernardino County Superintendent of Schools Ted Alejandre and Alejandre and California State University, San Bernardino President Tomás D. Morales are leaders of the countywide Vision Project’s Education Element group. The Education Element group is charged with developing strategies to achieve the Vision’s Cradle to Career Goal. The group identified early childhood literacy as a critical step on the path to success in school, likelihood of going to college, and future earning potential, according to a 2010 report from the Annie E. Casey Foundation.
The article was published May 19, 2017.
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