For Immediate Release
Dana Plautz, Mrs. P Enterprises
Mrs. P Celebrates March Reading Events With Skype
March is filled with wonderful ways to spring into action with reading. Read Across America, an annual event established by the National Education Association (NEA) to honor children’s author Dr. Seuss and also World Read Aloud Day. World Read Aloud Day is part of LitWorld's global reading movement of making a difference in the lives of others through books, sharing, and reading.
To celebrate Read Across America Mrs. P read in person at two schools in Los Angeles. And for World Read Aloud Day she Skyped with 5 classrooms. Two of these classrooms included the grand prize winners from the annual Be-a-Famous Writer contest. Vermont, Virginia, Iowa & Texas, will be connected via Skype to celebrate reading.
Tools like Skype allow students in even the most rural areas to connect with other students, educators, or interesting people from around the world, creating myriad educational opportunities. On March 6th Mrs. P was able to connect with over 1500 students using the technology.
About Mrs. P Enterprises, LLC.
Mrs. P Enterprises, LLC, was founded in 2008 by Hollywood team Clay Graham, Kathy
Kinney and Dana Plautz. After having built successful careers in television and
New Media, the three creators of MrsP.com were brought together by a love of reading
and a desire to help spark that same passion in young people everywhere. The company
endeavors to expose young people to great books and stories through a celebrity
storyteller and to spark their imaginations and creativity with on-line games and
writing contests. Its production offices are located in Portland, Oregon and Los