Emanuel Wants More Summer Library Programs

Mayor introduces new chief, calls for innovationMayor Rahm Emanuel called on his new public library chief to improve summer learning programs for Chicago children to help them retain knowledge from one school year to the next.

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  • Rahm’s Readers Members Read 2.7 Million Books - Examiner.com
    ... learning gap over the summer months,” said Mayor Rahm Emanuel. “We are not only brining more of Chicago’s children into the library, but...
    09/17/2014 - 3:32 pm | View Link
  • Jimmy Fallon Suits Up for the Polar Plunge - Examiner.com
    ... learning gap over the summer months,” said Mayor Rahm Emanuel. “We are not only brining more of Chicago’s children into the library, but...
    09/17/2014 - 3:32 pm | View Link
  • West Hartford Happenings, Sept. 18, 2014 - West Hartford News
    ... call the library at 860-561-6990. BOOT CAMP: Academic Coaching Associates is offering a summer ... 18, 7:30 p.m. at Emanuel Synagogue, 160 ...
    09/16/2014 - 9:32 am | View Link
  • Emanuel says students met reading goal; Fallon should pick a venue - Chicago Daily Herald
    7 million books this summer as part of Mayor Rahm Emanuel's Readers Summer Learning Challenge ... through the Chicago Public Library Foundation, is
    09/16/2014 - 8:35 am | View Link
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    08/25/2014 - 6:58 am | View Link
  • Woodhaven fuming over building ruling
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    08/21/2014 - 5:21 pm | View Link
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    The former Obama adviser will become senior vice president of policy and strategy.
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  • Aldrich wins grand prize
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    08/13/2014 - 3:46 pm | View Link
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  • Mayor Emanuel: Students read 2.7 million books
    Fallon took part in the event dressed in a business suit. The Summer Learning Challenge, funded through the Chicago Public Library Foundation, is designed to keep children engaged in learning over the summer break. Its goal is to prevent the "summer slide ...
    09/16/2014 - 12:34 am | View Link
  • Mayor Emanuel, Chicago Public Library Kick Off Rahm’s Readers Summer Learning Challenge
    The First Time Ever Introducing An Early Literacy Component For Ages 0-5 Years And Including A Teen-Specific Reading Program For Ages 14-18 Comes on the Heels of Mayor Emanuel and Tonight Show Host Jimmy Fallon’s Friendly Wager of 2.4 Million Books to Be ...
    06/9/2014 - 11:37 pm | View Link
  • Odds favor Emanuel in his summer reading bet with Fallon
    Last summer, Chicago children read 2.1 million books during their ... a spokeswoman for the Chicago Public Library. “Last year, when he set the bar at 2 million books, we were a little nervous,” Lednicer said. “But our kids not only met it, they ...
    06/5/2014 - 7:29 am | View Link
  • Read Rahm Emanuel’s Favorite Books This Summer
    On April 16, the Chicago Public Library quietly posted on its website a list of the 28 books that Mayor Rahm Emanuel says he loves most. You can see the full list here—but first, here are some insights. 1 He’s obsessed with the Battle of Gettysburg.
    05/23/2014 - 3:24 pm | View Link
  • Which books did Mayor Rahm Emanuel read this summer?
    The mayor's summer reading list was released as part of the Chicago Public Library's announcement that 71, 260 children read a total of 2.1 million books as part of Rahm's Readers, the library's children's summer reading initiative. (The mayor had promised ...
    08/28/2013 - 9:00 pm | View Link
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