Tips and Resources

Parents and caregivers are their child’s first teachers, starting at birth. There’s no single solution to help your child read on grade-level. Solutions come in different ways, many are simple and fun things to do with your child.


Renaissance myON® Reader gives students the opportunity to choose what they want to read in a digital environment where they are comfortable, while motivating them to become better, more confident readers and take accountability for their reading growth. Through partnerships with community organizations, myON Reader is available to all children from birth through grade 5.

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Birth - 3 Years

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Inspiring Readers of All Ages

Read Strong featuring
Corey Thornton | Music Video

On Friday, ReadStrong Pinellas and Tampa Bay rapper, Corey Thornton celebrate Summer Learning Week by releasing Corey’s newest music video titled, READ STRONG. At the Barbara S. Ponce Library BreakSpot for Grab & Go Meals for Kids, ReadStrong Pinellas and Corey provided children with reading tips and links to Corey’s music video.