The Journey of a Book Starts with a Word

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"The Journey of a Book Starts with a Word" reading program 




The Journey of a Book Starts with a Word is a private, early learning reading program established and owned by Wanikka Vance, a State of Illinois certified educator, who has more than 8 years experience teaching young children. 


Here at The Journey of a Book we believe that every child deserves to be given a strong educational foundation.  This foundation begins with basic reading FUNdamentals, parent involvement, and an excitement for learning.  The Journey of a Book prides itself in teaching to the higher.  We believe in Ihsan (proficiency and excellence)


Our mission is to be a DYNASTY of EXEMPLARY  learning.  Providing each PRINCE and PRINCESS with a strong foundation for Lifelong Learning, Superior Academics, and Elite Character.  In order for each child to be able to demonstrate educational EXCELLENCE daily.  

 The Journey of a Book is now offering a reading readiness program for children ages 3-7.