Now more than ever, reading is vital to leading a better life. It’s the door opener to the 21st century for all children. Knowing how to read is just the beginning. Motivating young people to keep reading, comprehend what they read, and develop the ability to think creatively are the end goals. PA Virtual participating in the Scholastic Read 100,000 Contest because we know that setting a reading goal is a proven way to keep kids reading. A reading goal is a great way to enhance relationships with the whole school community including parents, teachers, reading specialists, and your principal. Tracking progress online is an easy way to see reading minutes add up. Check out how PA Virtual is standing up to the competition on Scholastic's School Tracker.