Language is the Key is used widely in Even Start and Title I Family Literacy programs. Parents learn how to interact with preschoolers in a way that increases language development during PACT time (Parent and Child Together Time). The two Language is the Key videos provide an ideal, multi-session, PACT time program.
Early language development promotes literacy and prevents school failure. Title I programs use Language is the Key to help parents promote literacy development and later school success.
Language is the Key has been an eye-opener here in the Midwest, helping parents and teachers see that HOW we read with young children is every bit as important as HOW OFTEN we read with them.