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Bringing Books to Life

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Bringing Books to Life

Bringing Books to Life (BBTL) is an early literacy initiative that emphasizes the importance of developing literacy skills by educating teachers, children, and parents.

Partner with BBTL

Become a BBTL partner site! Partners receive classroom activity kits, books for their classrooms, special interactive story times, priority Puppet Truck scheduling, and customized support from BBTL’s team of educators. Any early childhood education program in Davidson County is eligible. Contact us to learn more about how we can help you!

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Early Literacy

BBTL staff provide a fun-filled story time in the classroom. Wishing Chair Productions performing artists present a puppet show at your location.

Loving & Learning Family Workshops

Specifically designed to support parents, these workshops discuss how to develop early literacy skills in the home. Each family receives free gifts to take home.

Professional Development Workshops

Become a partner site by completing in-service trainings. Continue learning with ongoing professional development trainings.

Thank You to Our Sponsors

Blakney Foundation
Melkus Family Foundation
Prevention is Key Foundation
Sandra Schatten Foundation
Willard R. and Frances J. Hendrix Foundation