The international conference „Reading to children changes the lives” which was held by non-profit association „Celé Česko čte dětem” in the National technical library in Prague, was concerned on education in families and good influence of parent reading to the emotional health of child and influence of media for children as well.
Jim Treleas, one of the founders of the program reading to children and the writer of the book „The Read-Aloud Handbook had his lecture there.
This book became the bestseller and was translated into many languages. Jim Treleas confirms the fact, that reading to children extremely stimulate their brains even with children who are mentally handicaped. The reading help them to develop their mental process.