Tuscaloosa Reads

Connecting Schools, Communities and Families to Reading Engagement.

Tuscaloosa Reads seeks to foster an atmosphere of literacy engagement throughout our community by supporting initiatives, delivering and exploring high quality text, and connecting families to literacy resources.

High school students holding books at in a school hallway.


Mayor Walt Maddox reading to a class of students inside a school library.


A class of students gathered around a parent reading a book for storytime.


Literacy engagement involves developing a positive attitude towards reading and making meaningful connections to a variety of texts. It is not just something students should practice at school, but something that can be enriched at home and supported by the community at large. To find out more ways you can support literacy engagement, reach out to us at tuscaloosareads@gmail.com.