All Posts Tagged "RBBB"

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    The More You Grow: RBBB’s Excellent Plan for Program Growth

    Once upon a time, there was only one “employee” at Read Better Be Better — founder and CEO, Sophie Etchart. Of course, there was also me, but I’m RBBB’s official mascot. (Not to mention their dashing digital spokesman.) But when your mission is to solve Arizona’s literacy crisis, stagnancy is simply not an option. This […]

    May 16, 2018

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    Local Arizona Authors Bring a Book Tour and Big Fun to RBBB

    Authors have a special place in my capacitor. After all, they’re the ones who turn reading into a beloved activity for children — and nothing’s more important in my book. The imagination, dedication, and ability it takes to weave words into stories is an art form I’ve admired ever since I was a young bot. This […]

    September 6, 2017

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    RBBB Prepares for Worldwide Reading Domination in 2017

    As we kick off the spring 2017 semester, I have a real sense of anticipation. And who could blame me?! If you saw the video with the 2016 highlights, I’m certain you’d feel the same. (I may be impartial but just watch that video and see if your wires don’t start crackling with electric excitement, […]

    January 20, 2017

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    Oh, the Places You’ll Go! Hats Off to RBBB Graduates!

    It has been an especially exciting week. I had the pleasure of watching my Littles graduate from the Read Better Be Better program and to say I was one proud robot is barely scratching the surface. Graduating from our program is a serious achievement. It means that these tiny humans have dedicated their time, energy, […]

    December 9, 2016

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    Books & Bigs: Dr. Dave’s Motivational Mission

    When I designed the RBBB curriculum, I knew I wanted it to be special. Scratch that. I knew I wanted it to be extraordinary. Which is why I tossed around a few ideas at first on who would teach our curriculum to the Littles before my light-bulb moment struck. I could be the one to […]

    November 28, 2016

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    A Robot, RBBB, and the Governor All Walk Into a School…

    When Principal Lori Goslar asked if Read Better Be Better would like to have a visit from Governor Ducey, I immediately said — AFFIRMATIVE. There’s nothing a robot likes more than a like-minded human, and Governor Ducey’s push to showcase successful educational interventions in Arizona right now is exciting. In fact, at the Read On […]

    October 24, 2016

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    Thanks Again to InMedia!!

    A ‪#‎ThrowbackThursday‬ thank you to InMedia for the half page space they donated to ‪#‎RBBB‬ in their Arizona Gives Day giving guide back in March! Fundraising on ‪#‎AZGivesDay‬ was a success and will help lots of local students ‪#‎BeBetter‬!

    May 19, 2016

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    Reading Leader Attendance Matters!

    An 8th grade Reading Leader’s absence makes a huge difference in their 3rd grade Reading Learner’s desire to excel in the program. ‪#‎RBBB‬ is working hard to engage and motivate Reading Leaders to attend consistently – a good life lesson!

    April 18, 2016

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    Arizona Gives Day Coming Up!

    #‎RBBB‬ is participating in the Arizona Gives Day campaign on April 5! Save the date to ‪#‎BeBetter‬!

    March 25, 2016

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    Amazing News about Garfield Reading Leaders!

    #‎RBBB‬ students at ‪#‎Garfield‬ used their volunteering hours to support their applications to competitive high schools. Way to ‪#‎bebetter‬!! Huge congratulations to all the kids and the teachers that work so hard to inspire them!

    March 21, 2016

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