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Juliet Stipeche
Director of Education for the City of Houston

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Check out the latest news and events happening at Literacy Now

Nov 30

Giving Tuesday

All Day

Mar 2

Houston Reads Day

8:00 AM
HISD and Aldine ISD Elementary Schools
October 13, 2021

October Newsletter 2021

Dear friends, Well, it’s been a bit of a bumpy ride thanks to a few growing pains, but our Reading Intervention program is off to a great start!  Whose idea...
September 15, 2021

September Newsletter 2021

Dear friends,There are numerous special designations assigned to each month to raise awareness of various issues and causes. At Literacy Now, literacy is THE issue, so September is our month because it...
August 31, 2021

Texas Tamale Company Giving Back

Written by Jennifer Duncan When you look at a city like Houston, you most likely think of diversity and culture. What you may not think of, though, is illiteracy. Our...
August 10, 2021

August Newsletter 2021

Dear friends,Summer is about to end – not the hot Houston weather, but the end of summer in the school sense of the word. The beginning of the school year is...