Julia Deans: making connections in the name of literacy
By Daina Astwood-George
August 15, 2018 - Did you know that one quarter of Canadian households don’t own a single book? I don’t know about you, but I find this statistic incredibly jarring. One of my clear childhood memories is binge reading R.L. Stine’s Fear Street series and it breaks my heart that many kids (for many reasons) don’t have the same opportunities to fall in love with the written word. Read More...
Julia Deans brings passion and vibrant vision for literacy to Canadian Children’s Literacy Foundation as newly appointed founding CEO