October 19, 2022
The Right to Read report has garnered sustained and significant public interest and support from provincial, national and international audiences. The response has been overwhelmingly positive with leading reading experts and equality rights advocates from Canada and around the world acknowledging the report’s accuracy and significance. Interest online and through social media continues to grow. For example:
- 17,800+ people have watched the livestream of the report release news conference on YouTube
- Report pages on the OHRC website have garnered 115,000+ unique page views
- 970+ people have downloaded or accessed the audiobook version of the report’s executive summary
- Thousands of educators have joined parents, families and community groups in a series of online training events on inquiry findings and recommendations.