Published by The Advocacy Committee of the
National Storytelling Network logo


Cuentame un Cuento (Tell Me a Story): Bridging Family Literacy Traditions With School Literacy

Language Arts, Sept 2003 v81 i1 p62-71


A program that helped Mexican American parents participate in the literacy education of their preschool children is described. The parents met together with teachers to discuss ways the parents could use the Mexican American tradition of storytelling to interest their children in reading.

Subjects Covered: education

Home / Business / Digital Storytelling / Diversity / Education / Healing / Medicine / Personal Storytelling / Storytelling Festivals                 National Storytelling Network logo

If you know of articles which should be included in this collection, please email them to