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Levar Burton Is Bringing “Reading Rainbow” Back Via Kickstarter

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'Reading Rainbow' Closes Kickstarter Campaign At Over $ Million

Estimated delivery Nov You thought the first book was exhaustive? For more than 30 years, "Reading Rainbow" has taught children in America to love books. Travel Armenia.

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The more money we raise, the more of an effect we can have on the way we are educating our children in this nation, in the classroom — where it really makes a difference. First Name. Reading Rainbow has touched countless people. In , the show's run on TV came to an end, though it stayed on the air with reruns through to Throw yourself into marketing the project A good idea alone will not be enough to make your campaign a success.

Learn more about accountability. Comment on this Story. Those Amazing Leeches Quick tip for all of you self-publishers out there: Burton has said the new tools funded by the campaign will allow more children and educators to use "Reading Rainbow" materials.

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