Sathyanarayanan from Lohit libraries, Arunachal Pradesh sent us the following report:
Well, at Tezu, we had a series of Book reading and training workshop all through the week from Sep 1 to Sep 8 and we concluded the programme with a Creative Writing Workshop for cl IX -XII. The entire events were exciting and received enthusiastic response from readers, guests as well the Itanagar press.
As some of the books reached Wakro a little later, some storytelling sessions were conducted on a different date.
On International Literacy Day (2013), Pratham Books took a 1000 steps towards a 'Reading India'
What started as a small step by Pratham Books to spread the joy of reading has become a movement. Last year Pratham Books initiated the One Day-One Story initiative on the occasion of International Literacy Day and we conducted over 250 storytelling sessions. In 2013, over a 1000 sessions were happening across the length and breadth of the country.We will be sharing the stories of all our champions through our blog.
View more pictures from the International Literacy Day Celebrations.
This blog contains stories sent in by all our champions. Browse through the blog for more stories. You can also go through the tags on the right side of the blog to find stories happening in your own city.
Note : If any of you want to be a Pratham Books Champion and join us on our journey of getting 'a book in every child's hand', write to us at web(at)prathambooks(dot)org.