Learning to read is the foundation of education and key to building self-confidence. If a child can’t read, it is a major setback to their self-esteem. Low self-esteem acts out in many ways, not the least of which is through ‘bullying’. Bullying is becoming an epidemic in America. As a Reading Specialist, I have personally witnessed the low self-esteem of struggling readers, as well as their experiences at the hands of bullies. Most struggling readers lack confidence in themselves. Learn more about the Nuts About Reading™ online reading assessment
It is not your ‘size’ in life that determines success. Today, success is more commonly measured by the size of physical prowess, celebrity, or wealth. Buckaroo Buckeye™ is the inspirational story of a tiny buckeye-nut-seed that follows his dream of finding purpose and worth. He sets off on a life journey of self-discovery to prove the other nuts wrong when they said he was a “worthless nut just like they were.” Hit the trail with Buckaroo as he dodges the bumps and bullies along the way. Be inspired by Buckaroo’s determination.