Agenda for Children

Striving Readers

Agenda for Children is working in partnership with FirstLine Schools through the Striving Readers Comprehensive Literacy (SRCL) program.  SRCL is a comprehensive literacy initiative focused on ages birth through 12th grade funded by the Louisiana Department of Education.  Agenda for Children’s role is to focus on improving pre- and emerging literacy skills of young children in child care centers and pre-K classrooms. 

Two key components of this work are:

The SRCL program started in July 2012 and in the first year, Agenda for Children worked with FirstLine Schools John Dibert and Langston Hughes Academy, and 5 child care centers, including Wilcox Learning Academy, Kids of Excellence, Rainbow Academy, Open Minds Open Hearts Daycare and Kingsley House. 

News at Agenda: