Events

Dinner with an Author 2013: David McCullough Jr.'s Keynote Speech

David G. McCullough Jr., an English teacher at Wellesley High School, delivered the faculty remarks heard ‘round the world during the 2012 Wellesley High School commencement ceremonies. In his remarks, viewed nearly two million times on YouTube, he reminded the graduating class and their families that they are not special – because everyone is special.…

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Ride to make sure every child meets Curious George

  There are young children in Massachusetts who have never met Curious George, Max and his friends the Wild Things, or the Very Hungry Caterpillar. Can you imagine? Can you imagine starting kindergarten having never held a book in your hand. How would you know what it means to turn a page? When children start…

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Ride to make sure everyone gets a bedtime story!

  There are young children in Massachusetts who have never begged their mother for “just one more story please” before bedtime. Can you imagine? Can you imagine starting kindergarten having never held a book in your hand. How would you know what it means to turn a page? When children start kindergarten behind their peers…

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