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Free Webinar on Reading Diversity from Teaching Tolerance

Check out this free webinar on the text selection tool, Reading Diversity, from Teaching Tolerance. Go here for more information and to register. Overview Title: Reading Diversity: Tools for Selecting Diverse Texts Date: Tuesday, April 12, 2016 Time: 04:30 PM Central Daylight Time Duration: 1 hour Summary Include diverse voices in your classroom with a… Continue reading Free Webinar on Reading Diversity from Teaching Tolerance

Book Review

Microaggression & Diversity in Children’s Literature

I want to call attention to a series of discussions about microaggression and diversity in children’s books. First, in case you are unaware of the term, the definition of microaggression: From Dictionary.com: microaggression [mahy-kroh-uh–gresh–uh n] Spell Syllables Word Origin noun 1. a subtle but offensive comment or action directed at a minority orother nondominant group that… Continue reading Microaggression & Diversity in Children’s Literature