Let’s start a revolution – a reading revolution – a smarts revolution! Game on! Reading is the key to children’s place of success in our society, and this journey begins right at birth. Over the years, I have learned that in the first five years of life we lay the foundation for children’s success as readers. It is as simple as parents reading to their children. Yes – parents engaging with their children with books on a regular basis is key to children’s brain development in these first five years. With the exception of building a strong spiritual center in children, this is one of the most important and impactful difference parents will champion for their children.