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First Book In The News
How You Can Help Victims of the Coronavirus Pandemic
First Book has the goal of delivering seven million books to children in need.
How you can help during the coronavirus outbreak
First Book: Donations will help deliver 7 million books to children in need who don’t have Internet access or home libraries to keep learning.
Helping Out During The Coronavirus Crisis: Where, What & How To Donate
First Book is working on getting 7 million books to kids in need, who don't have home libraries or Internet access for home learning.
New Digital Learning Channel Poised to Create Big Opportunities for Vendors
Two organizations, First Book and Games and Learning, are launching a forum meant to pair schools with high-quality ed tech.
How to Support Students Affected by Trauma
The stress of poverty is putting a heavy burden on our children – and their educators.
Early Learning Nation: Educators on Frontlines of Economic and Educational Justice
“...[T]eachers have one of the most important jobs on the planet.” - Kyle Zimmer, president, CEO, and co-founder of First Book
World Economic Forum Blog: This is What is Still Holding Social Entrepreneurs Back
First Book Co-founder and CEO Kyle Zimmer & Kristine Pearson, Founder and CEO of Lifeline Energy explore a 21st-century model of social entrepreneurship.
Parents Magazine: Celebrating Diversity Through Books
Kids will see themselves in these 20 titles — suggested by the nonprofit First Book — and also learn more about each other.
First Book Dedicates 7 Million Free Books to Meet Educator Need Amid Coronavirus School Shutdowns
Penguin Random House, PARENTS Magazine Launch Family Reading Movement, PRH Donates 750,000 Books to First Book
First Book Research & Insights, Press Releases
First Book Research & Insights: Support for Toxic Stress of Poverty Most Important Learning Tool for Kids in Need