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Ustyme and Reading Is Fundamental Partner on Digital Learning Initiatives

Partnership to Boost Children’s Literacy through e-books and Family Reading Ustyme and Reading Is Fundamental (RIF), the nation’s largest children’s literacy nonprofit, announce a partnership to get free e-books into the hands of children who need them most. RIF will […]


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ustyme donates 600,000 ebooks to the Dreamforce #DFgives Million Book Drive

Ustyme is very excited to join the Salesforce Foundation initiative to donate one million books to children around the world. We support the book drive and have pledged six hundred thousand (600 000) ebooks that can be accessed on any […]


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Gift for Grandparents Day!

Anyone, who has family members living far, knows how hard it is to keep children focused on actually communicating with the person on the other side of the phone or screen. But sharing a story, reading books together, laughing at […]


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Read Aloud: Start Early and Keep Going

To encourage your children to be frequent readers, start early and keep going. Check out this infographic from Scholastic and YouGov:


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Study Debunks Kids and Screen Time Myths

Kids and screen time is a hot topic these days. And with all of the new gadgets popping up, it’s a subject that’s only going to become hotter. Which is why non-profit Zero to Three set out to explore the […]


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What Makes Frequent Readers: The Most Powerful Predictors

A survey by Scholastic and managed by YouGov uncovered several predictors that children will be frequent readers. Check them out in this infographic:


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10 Reasons Why You Should Read to Your Kids

We all know reading to our kids is a good thing—but are you familiar with the specific advantages your toddler or preschool-age child can receive by being exposed to the merits of reading? Below are some benefits that highlight the […]


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How Much Should Children Read? (infographic)

The International Publishers Association created an infographic on how reading positively affects children:


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Happy 4th of July from ustyme!

ustyme wishes you and your family a glorious 4th of July!


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Smart Screen Time Tips from Common Sense Media (video)

Whether it’s mastering math or practicing social skills, today’s screens can teach important lessons. In the following video, Common Sense Media offers some tips on how to make the most of your kids’ screen time: