Community Leaders

Radically transform your community by putting every child on the path to literacy.

Fourth grade reading proficiency is an important predictor of rates of graduation, career success, and, ultimately, economic growth.

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More than 80% of children miss this critical milestone.

Science has given us the solution. We know what to do.

Created in partnership with the Center on the Developing Child at Harvard University, Build My Brain brings the science of early childhood development to all who work in early childhood education, public health, and social services.

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How to Empower Your Community

The path to literacy begins before infancy. Every adult in your community has the power to make a difference in a child’s life.

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  • Free video-based courses and tools to ensure every child learns to read
  • Immediately applicable practices in any early childhood classroom setting 
  • Certificates and credits available for course completion
  • Active community of teachers and child development experts

Share with Families

  • Free resources and tools to ensure children are meeting developmental milestones
  • Quick and easy activity ideas to bolster children’s reading skills
  • Community of support to connect with other families and early childhood experts