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Archive for June, 2014

American Academy of Pediatrics encourages reading aloud to small children

Wednesday, June 25th, 2014

Yesterday, the American Academy of Pediatrics released a study Literacy Promotion: An Essential Component of Primary Care Pediatric Practice.  This statement encourages parents and other caregivers to read out loud to their children every day, beginning in infancy.  The statement’s lead author, Dr. Pamela High, director of developmental and behavioral pediatrics at Hasbro Children’s Hospital […]

High value for congregations

Tuesday, June 24th, 2014

One of the qualities on which we focus a great deal is the concept of providing good value for high quality faith formation, worship and music resources for congregations.  This attention to detail comes from our editors and resource developers who develop the concepts for our new products.  They are assisted by our purchasing team […]

More cleaning, more donations!

Thursday, June 5th, 2014

A few weeks ago, I wrote a blog post about the work being done by my Fortress Press colleagues in picking, packing, taping and arranging for several pallets of religion and theology scholarly books to be donated to seminaries and libraries in need around the world via the Theological Book Network. But, because we are […]



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