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  1. Blog Post: Disney Junior Unveils "Give a Book, Get a Book" Program...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Jim Hill Media.com

    ... lifelong children's literacy advocate LeVar Burton, Cofounder and Curator-in-Chief of the award-winning Reading Rainbow app , spoke about the importance of building literacy and of storytelling in the digital age. Disney Junior stars Ariel Winter ...

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  2. Children's Book Week 2014 PreviewRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Publishers' Weekly

    ... York City on May 14. LeVar Burton will receive this year's Impact Award in recognition of his work with the Reading Rainbow television series and app. 2014 CBW Poster, Bookmark Illustrators: This year's official Children's Book Week poster was ...

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  3. Disney Junior's Give a Book, Get a Book to Donate Up to One Million Books to U.S. Communities in NeedRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 12 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    ... lifelong children's literacy advocate LeVar Burton, Cofounder and Curator-in-Chief of the award-winning Reading Rainbow app , spoke about the importance of building literacy and of storytelling in the digital age. Disney Junior stars Ariel Winter ...

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  4. Reading Rainbow's LeVar Burton Reads "The Tortoise And The Hare"Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 9 | Examiner.com

    Reading Rainbow is an award-winning franchise that promoted reading first through a television show and, more recently, an interactive app for kids! The Reading Rainbow App inspires a love of reading in children so they can "Go Anywhere, By Anything", just as the award-winning TV show did for 30 years on PBS! Free to try, the Reading Rainbow App is ... (more)

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  5. Miami In FictionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2013 | QTMagazine

    Not to sound too much like LeVar Burton from Reading Rainbow , but you can experience Miami and Florida without flying or driving.

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  6. 7 Days to the Annual CUE ConferenceRead the original story

    Mar 14, 2014 | ESchool News

    ... reshape the world of education. LeVar Burton, host and producer of PBS's Peabody Award-winning program Reading Rainbow from 1983 to 2009, will give his presentation Friday, March 21 during the General Session from 8:00 a.m. to 9:45 a.m. Burton's ...

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  7. Annual CUE Conference taking place March 20-22Read the original story

    Mar 13, 2014 | District Administration

    ... reshape the world of education. LeVar Burton, host and producer of PBS's Peabody Award-winning program Reading Rainbow from 1983 to 2009, will give his presentation Friday, March 21 during the General Session from 8:00 a.m. to 9:45 a.m. Burton's ...

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  8. New partnership to combine music learning curriculum and mobile readingRead the original story

    Mar 1, 2014 | District Administration

    Reading Rainbow and Kindermusik International, two of the most trusted brands in childhood education, today announced a partnership that combines Kindermusik International's research-based musical learning curriculum with Reading Rainbow's award-winning mobile reading service in a digital library available on tablet devices.

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  9. Leading Education Brands Reading Rainbow and Kindermusik...Read the original story

    Feb 18, 2014 | ESchool News

    Partnership Combines the Power of Music with Digital Reading For Music in Our Schools Month and Read Across America Day LOS ANGELES, CA & GREENSBORO, NC - February 18, 2014 - Reading Rainbow and Kindermusik International, two of the most trusted brands in childhood education, today announced a partnership that combines Kindermusik International's ... (more)

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  10. Too soon! A Twitter backlash over LeVar Burton's Philip Seymour Hoffman 'joke'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2014 | CNET News.com

    ... this kind of cheap shot from someone like Howard Stern, but not the man who helped teach me to read on Reading Rainbow; not Geordi Laforge; not Kunta Kinte ! I apologize for being insensitive regarding the death of PSH. No excuses, it was wrong! May ...

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  11. 'Community': Hot lava on the ground, Troy saying goodbye in 'Geothermal Escapism'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2014 | Zap2it.com

    ... Burton . Fortunately, this is now clone-Troy, so he can actually speak and ask "Star Trek" questions in the "Reading Rainbow" star's illustrious presence. Thus, Troy and Levar sail off into adventure and hopefully some water at some point. Last ...

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  12. LeVar Burton Talks 'Star Trek,' Google Glass, and His Reading Rainbow App at CES 2014Read the original story

    Jan 9, 2014 | Switched

    LeVar Burton drops by the Samsung Smart Lounge to tell us about his Reading Rainbow app and how it's changed childrens' lives over the past 18 months.

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  13. 4K Reached Critical Mass at CES 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2014 | Mashable

    ... won "4K at CES," with both the largest and cheapest 4K TVs at the show. We caught up with LeVar Burton, of Reading Rainbow and Roots fame, at the 2014 International CES and talked about the newest version of Reading Rainbow . After PBS canceled the ...

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  14. LeVar Burton's Reading Rainbow App Reaches 10 Million Books Read...Read the original story

    Jan 6, 2014 | PRWeb

    ... generation to read. LeVar Burton and RRKidz, the company responsible for relaunching the highly successful Reading Rainbow App, is proud to share that 10 million books and video field trips have been enjoyed by children using the mobile reading ...

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  15. Beyond Gadgets: 21 Celebrities Attending CES 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2014 | Mashable

    ... for Breakthrough Film, and actress Bell will accept the award. LeVar Burton: This Star Trek actor and Reading Rainbow icon will be on the " End of the One Hit Wonder " panel to discuss the Reading Rainbow app on Jan. 8 at 1:10 p.m. Vince Neil: ...

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  16. Watch 'Reading Rainbow's LeVar Burton Reads 'Night Before Christmas' on YouTubeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2013 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Continuing a 30 year tradition of developing a passion for reading in our children, LeVar Burton's all new presentation of 'The Night Before Christmas' on Reading Rainbow's Youtube Channel encourages families to share stories together during this holiday season.

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  17. Reading Rainbow's LeVar Burton Reads Classic Family Holiday Story on YouTubeRead the original story

    Dec 18, 2013 | PRWeb

    Continuing a 30 year tradition of developing a passion for reading in our children, LeVar Burton's all new presentation of 'The Night Before Christmas' on Reading Rainbow's YouTube Channel encourages families to share stories together during this holiday season.

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  18. LeVar Burton to Speak at Annual CUE 2014 ConferenceRead the original story

    Dec 2, 2013 | ESchool News

    ... 22, 2014 in Palm Springs, California. LeVar Burton, host and producer of PBS' Peabody AwardA winning program Reading Rainbow from 1983 to 2009, will give his presentation Friday, March 21 during the General Session from 8:00 a.m. to 9:45 a.m. In ...

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  19. LeVar Burton Shares Maven's Story in a New Nasa PsaRead the original story

    Nov 18, 2013 | Hispanic Business

    ... the breakthrough mini-series 'Roots' and beloved by generations of children as the host and producer of the 'Reading Rainbow' television series. ' multimedia liaison for film and TV collaborations. 'Thanks to Burton's engaging talents and passion ...

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  20. LeVar Burton calls Tarantino's 'Roots'-'Django' comparison 'bullsh*t'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2013 | Weekend

    LeVar Burton has a genteel persona thanks to his iconic role on Star Trek : The Next Generation and his hosting gig on Reading Rainbow , but he doesn't mince words when it comes to defending the series that made him famous - Roots .

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