Wednesday April 01, 2020

Read Across America Day 2021


Teacher reads Dr Seuss book to children.
March 2021
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Read Across America Day
Tuesday March 2
11 months, 1 day
or 335 days

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Daylight Saving Start
Sunday March 14
11 months, 13 days
or 347 days

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St Patricks Day
Wednesday March 17
11 months, 16 days
or 350 days

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Palm Sunday
Sunday March 28
11 months, 27 days
or 361 days

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Read Across America Day for the year 2021 is celebrated/ observed on Tuesday, March 2.


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 2021

Tuesday, March 2nd is day number 61 of the 2021 calendar year with 11 months, 1 day until Read Across America Day 2021.


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 2019 Friday, March 01, 2019 -397
Read Across America Day 2020 Monday, March 02, 2020 -30
Read Across America Day 2021 Tuesday, March 02, 2021 335
Read Across America Day 2022 Wednesday, March 02, 2022 700
Read Across America Day 2023 Thursday, March 02, 2023 1065
Read Across America Day 2024 Friday, March 01, 2024 1430


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