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Colorado READ Act Tools


These tools are meant to be used by district leaders, principals and teachers when communicating about the Colorado READ Act. All resources can be modified and personalized to meet individual needs. Resources will be continually added to this page so make sure to check back often.

READ Act Toolkit

The following items are designed to help districts and schools communicate with parents about the Colorado Reading to Ensure Academic Development Act (Colorado READ Act). These materials can be shared in newsletters, during parent information events or parent-teacher conferences. All materials may be tailored to meet your local needs.

READ Act Video - English:

READ Act Video - Español:

Toolkit Materials

Resources for Educators

Other Resources

  • READ NOW Colorado
    This website focuses on a statewide effort to improve literacy rates by providing parents tips and resources for supporting their young readers.

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