Dr. Seuss Day - National Read Across America Day
Launched in 1998 by the National Education Association (NEA), Read Across America is the nation's largest celebration of reading. It is held on the school day that is nearest to March 2nd, Dr. Seuss birthday. Theodor Seuss Geisel was an American artist, book publisher, animator, poet, a political cartoonist as well as an author. He is best known for authoring over 60 children’s books.