Helping Families to Help their Children

Families as First Teachers

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Families are a child's first, best, and most constant teachers -- but it's a tough job!  We offer family-friendly resources to help families raise safe, healthy and learning children.

Family Literacy and Language Learning

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Parents who overcome language and literacy barriers expand their job horizons, and are better able to support their children's learning.  Our Families Learning Together project offers the double benefit of a curriculum that promotes adult literacy -- while also providing support for effective parenting.

Birthday Books for Kids

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What better way to encourage a love of reading than to celebrate a child's birthday with the gift of a great book?  Our easily replicable Birthday Books Project works with five 

Title I schools to provide every child with a high-quality children's book on each birthday. 


The Family Learning Project

of Great Ways Foundation, 7161 Harp String, Columbia, MD 20145

240-320-2666 mariannewarner@verizon.net