NATIONAL READ ACROSS AMERICA DAY (DR. SEUSS DAY)
National Read Across America Day is an annual event that is part of Read Across America, an initiative on reading that was created by the National Education Association.
Each year, National Read Across America Day is celebrated on March 2nd, thebirthday of Dr. Seuss. However, if it falls on a weekend, it is observed in the school systems on the school day closest to March 2nd. This day is a motivational and awareness day, calling all children and youth in every community across the United States. to celebrate reading
The first National Read Across America Day, an “unofficial” national holiday was held on March 2, 1998.
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