LeVar Burton To Launch Free Web Version Of 'Reading Rainbow'
The former host and executive producer launched a Kickstarter campaign Wednesday to raise $1 million for a free web version of "Reading Rainbow."By Christian Bryant | May 28, 2014
Take a look! It's... on the web. Or at least that's the plan. Former "Reading Rainbow" host and executive producer LeVar Burton is trying to give a new generation of children a chance to "go anywhere" and "be anything" by creating a web-accessible version of the show.
"We're creating an unlimited library of books and video field trips for today's digitally connected kids. Delivered through browsers, right into schools and homes everywhere." (Via RRKIDZ / Reading Rainbow)
To do that, Burton launched a Kickstarter campaign Wednesday to raise $1 million to make a web version of "Reading Rainbow" completely free. (Via Kickstarter)