Tuesday November 19, 2019

Read Across America Day 2011


Teacher reads Dr Seuss book to children.
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Read Across America Day for the year 2011 is celebrated/ observed on Wednesday, March 2nd.


Read Across America Day is held annually on a school day closest to March 2nd each year. The day promotes reading for children. The popular children’s author Dr. Seuss had his birthday on March 2nd thus original planers of the holiday wanted it to be near his birthday. The National Education Association (NEA) was one of the main backers of this idea to have a special day to promote reading among the population and especially children.

Days to the start of Read Accross America Day 2011

Wednesday, March 2nd is day number 61 of the 2011 calendar year with -8 years, -8 months, -17 days until Read Across America Day 2011.


Read Across America Day
Name(s):Read Across America Day
Type:Observance
When:School day closest to March 2nd annually

Dates for Read Across America Day

HolidayDateDays to Go
Read Across America Day 2018 Friday, March 02, 2018 -628
Read Across America Day 2019 Friday, March 01, 2019 -264
Read Across America Day 2020 Monday, March 02, 2020 103
Read Across America Day 2021 Tuesday, March 02, 2021 468
Read Across America Day 2022 Wednesday, March 02, 2022 833
Read Across America Day 2023 Thursday, March 02, 2023 1198


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