Read Aloud. Change the World.

Every year World Read Aloud Day calls global attention to the importance of reading aloud and sharing stories.

World Read Aloud Day is Thursday, February 16, 2017.

You can participate! See how you can join below.

World Read Aloud Day motivates children, teens, and adults worldwide to celebrate the power of words and creates a community of readers taking action to show the world that the right to literacy belongs to all people. World Read Aloud Day is celebrated by millions of people in more than 100 countries thanks to people like you who participate and spread the word across the globe!

To get excited for World Read Aloud Day 2017, or to rev up your read aloud routine at any time of the year, click the buttons below to browse our World Read Aloud Day 2017 materials.

How to Participate


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