ReadAskChat is a highly curated, beautifully illustrated, digital library that provides parents and caregivers of children six months to four years with all the guidance they need to lay a strong foundation for reading and love of learning.
ReadAskChat is a natural way for young children to build vocabulary and creative thinking that pave the way for lifelong learning.
Developmentally appropriate activities linked to reading selections that extend learning through singing, drawing, imaginative play, and hands-on projects.
Guides and materials for service professionals to introduce ReadAskChat to their constituencies.
Illustrations by children’s artists reward close observation and stimulate the imagination.
National Science Foundation
Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) awards, 2016, 2018-2020
NSF Innovation Corps (I-Corps) program
administered by the University of Chicago Polsky Center
Finalist in the 2016 University of Chicago
Booth School of Business Social New Venture Challenge
Named one of the top 50 early childhood social enterprises
in the nation by Promise Venture Studio