A Risky Business

“Learning can be a risky business, can’t it? Sometimes we risk failure. Don’t we?” Jack Griffiths, Marlborough Primary, Plymouth

As part of The Museums, Libraries and Archives Council’s ‘Family friendly’ initiative, Antman’s 10 minute film brought home to librarians the extraordinary findings of the biggest government research to date into the impact that reading to very young children has on their life chances. The report ‘s author concluded: “If you can only do one thing for your children? Take them to the library.” It remains the definitive longitudinal research of its kind.

On location

Campaigns Links

A novel challenge COSTA & The Reading Agency
Branch library BBC & The Reading Agency
Feed hungry minds The Reading Agency
Free reading The Reading Agency
mssgng The Reading Agency
Risky business Museums, Libraries and Archives Council
Take the plunge The Reading Agency

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