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For Immediate Release

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May 2, 2015

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Gayle Jackson, mother, of Washington Redskins’ wide receiver, DeSean Jackson and NFL Moms in Los Angeles, CA participated in the 2015 Read Across America Week, in honor of Dr. Seuss’ birthday the week-long event was launched at Audubon Middle School, Los Angeles, CA, where the mothers read, “No Bullies In the Huddle“, the Washington Redskins’ edition co-authored by DeSean Jackson; and, discussed bullying.

The mothers who joined Gayle Jackson at Audubon Middle School were Berma Colbert (mother of Kerry Colbert (Retired) and current Coach at the University of Alabama; Hattie Davis; Cheryl Foster (mother of DeShaun Foster (Retired) current Coach at UCLA; Kim Mallory (mother of Stefon Johnson, USC Alumni, who played for the Tennessee Titans and Pittsburgh Steelers before retiring.  The second Read Across American Day for the NFL mom’s is scheduled for March 5th at the Thomas Bradley Magnet School in Los Angeles.

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About Audubon Middle School

Audubon Middle School and Gifted Magnet Center is an urban middle school located in Los Angeles, California serving 1,150 students grades 6-8. Audubon students are annually assessed according to the  California Standards Test(CST). Educators provide students with the skills they need to succeed in high school and beyond. Teachers receive ongoing professional development designed to provide in-depth knowledge of the standards and research-based instructional strategies.