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What is the Big Read?

7th February 2009

Young campaigners Lily and Jenade present The Big Read.
Young people around the world join together in a global read-and-write-a-thon.

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The Big Read

7th February 2009

Watch our animation from The Big Read in 2009, showing what needs to happen to get every child into school.

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World’s Biggest Lesson

7th May 2008

On 23rd April 2008 8.8 million people around the world took the same lesson at the same time to highlight the importance of education for all children around the world.

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7th April 2007

Send My Friend to School campaigners JOINED UP internationally in 2007.
Watch what happened when they travelled to Brussels to meet […]

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Lily and Jenade meet Gordon Brown

7th May 2006

Young campaigners Lily and Jenade quiz the Chancellor on education for all.

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Send My Friend to School 2005

7th July 2005

School children made more than 2 million paper buddy figures for Send My Friend to School in 2005.

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