Educational books

Florida now warns publishers against ‘critical race theory’ in social studies books – Orlando Sentinel

TALLAHASSEE — Amid controversy over how it rejected math books, the Florida Department of Education is seeking proposals from textbook companies to provide social studies materials while again clarifying that his definition of “critical race theory” should not be included. The department is accepting bids from companies through June 10 …

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Daughters of the American Revolution organize fundraiser to buy books for local schools

THE WOODLANDS, TX – The Spring Creek Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution in the Woods recently hosted a Bunco fundraiser night to purchase fifteen copies of Miss Lady Bird Wildflowers by Kathi Appelt to donate to schools in The Woodlands. Bunco Night a great success for the …

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Student protesters threatened, as new library book censorship policy looms, in Central Bucks School District

More censorship on the horizon, but rooted in politics A new district-wide policy for library book selection was officially released on Tuesday, April 10. The policy would allow the school board to decide which books are placed in all district libraries and allow the board to remove books already in …

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Four Personal Finance Books That Experts Favorite

If you want to learn more about personal finance or money, there are hundreds of documents available online that cover these topics in detail. And each claims to be better than the other. Much of this content espouses the virtues of personal money management and how wise and smart people …

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The Books of Egu LLC Publishes The Forerunners Gospel Trilogy

Interactive learning solution providers, The Books of Egu LLC., announces the release of The Forerunners Gospel, a trilogy of faith-based mobile video games and visual novels The team at The Books of Egu LLC recently added to their plethora of amazing resources designed to help make learning fun, with the …

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More books for all – Daily Ardmoreite

Special at Armoreite OKLAHOMA CITY — State Superintendent of Public Instruction Joy Hofmeister announced Tuesday that the Oklahoma State Department of Education (OSDE) is investing $2.5 million in federal relief funds pandemic to expand Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library to all 77 counties in Oklahoma. OSDE will provide a 1:1 match …

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Nampa School Board removes 24 books from district shelves

NAMPA, Idaho — Two dozen books are being removed from Nampa School District libraries following a vote Monday by administrators to ban the titles — forever. At a regular school board meeting on Monday night, Nampa trustees approved the 24-pound withdrawal in a 3-2 vote. Directors Mandy Simpson and Brook …

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The Power of Image: How Early French Humanists Harnessed Imagery in Books

LAWRENCE – Fits around 15 artworkandilluminated manuscripts of the last century, Anne Hedeman includes 183 color illustrations in her new book. The stunning art serves to exemplify the author’s groundbreaking scholarship, which details the power these images once had in proposing a humanistic worldview – as opposed to strictly religious …

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Impossible to force parents to buy expensive books and change uniforms: the Delhi government warns private schools. See the details

The Delhi government on Thursday warned private schools of strict measures if they forced parents to buy expensive educational materials and uniforms from it or any specific supplier, according to the news agency. PTI report. Schools have also been told not to alter the color, design or any other specification …

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These books are the mother load

Books for Mother’s Day circa 2022, various publishers $17.95 to $28, various page counts A small handful of flowers is sweet. A package wrapped in an entire roll of duct tape comes from the heart, you know. Likewise, when dad helps his child to buy chocolate, it is greatly appreciated. …

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Sale of ‘pirated’ NCERT books unchecked in Faridkot: The Tribune India

Tribune press service Faridkot, May 2 “Pirated” copies of National Council for Educational Research and Training (NCERT) grades IX, X and XII textbooks are said to be sold on the market. Although no trader is allowed to sell an NCERT textbook above the actual printed price, re-sewn or …

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The community comes out for annual books, covers and family fun

SAVANNAH, Ga. (WTOC) — It was a fun and educational day Saturday in Daffin Park as the Savannah-Chatham County Public School System held its Books, Blankets, and Family Fun event. This is the third year that the school system has invited all district families to the park to enjoy the …

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The Reading Room: 7 Dalit Voices on Books They Want People to Read More to Understand India’s Caste History and Politics

Recommendation: The Politics of Untouchability: Social Mobility and Social Change in a City of India by Owen Lynch (Columbia University Press, 1969) The Politics of Untouchability: Social Mobility and Social Change in a City in India by Owen Lynch (Source: Amazon.in) Why? This is a well-researched book that evolved through …

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Bills banning books, transgender sports and race signed by Kemp

CUMMING, GA — Georgia Governor Brian Kemp on Thursday signed a package of education bills into the Forsyth County Center for the Arts and Learning, many of which targeted burning conservative issues such as the teaching issues of racial division, transgender participation in sports, and permitted content in school libraries. …

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Kenyans line up to sign Kibaki’s condolence books

Hundreds of people in different parts of the country lined up to sign the late former President Emilio Stanley Mwai Kibaki’s condolence book after his passing on April 21, 2022. Books of condolences placed in Parliament buildings, the Supreme Court of Kenya, all government offices, the headquarters of the Board …

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“All Knowing Yet Powerless”: 4 Books About Lingering Ghosts

In the emotionally complex beginnings of Chantal V. Johnson, POST-TRAUMATIC (312 p., Little, Brown, $28), Vivian, the 30-year-old daughter of a black father and a Puerto Rican mother, works as a juvenile state attorney at a public psychiatric ward in New York. A survivor of childhood sexual abuse, Vivian has …

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The School That Escaped the Nazis by Deborah Cadbury – review | history books

In May 1926, Anna Essinger opened a progressive mixed boarding school in Ulm, Germany. When Hitler came to power in 1933, she realized that the new regime was opposed to everything she stood for and, writes Deborah Cadbury, “decided to move her entire establishment, lock, stock and barrel, out of …

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NGO donates thousands of notebooks and school bags to support Kogi government’s school adoption program

By Stephen Adeleye. A non-governmental organization (NGO) in the education sector in Kogi State has started the donation of thousands of notebooks and school bags to the Ministry of Education, Science and Technology, which will be distributed to schools of State. Speaking during the delivery of materials to his office …

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Dolly Khanna posts profits in this multibagger fashion stock in the fourth quarter

Dolly Khanna Portfolio: The Chennai-based investor made a lot of shuffles in his portfolio during the March 2022 quarter which recently ended. The renowned investor entered 6 new stocks in Q4FY22 and took a partial profit in 6 portfolio stocks. However, the market magnet dropped the surprise for Dalal Street …

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10 best how to draw books for kids

This article may contain affiliate links. If you make a purchase, My Modern Met may earn an affiliate commission. Please read our disclosure for more information. Learning to draw is a lifelong journey that can begin at any age. If you’re a kid, however, it’s important to learn essential drawing …

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Some NJ Schools Besieged By Those Trying To Get Race, LGBTQ+ Books Pulled From Shelves

Editor’s Note: Opinions expressed by Elissa Malespina and Martha Hickson, who both spoke to NJ Advance Media for this article, are their own. They were not speaking on behalf of their respective school districts or as educators. There is a movement across New Jersey to ban books from school libraries. …

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French economist Piketty writes a brief history of equality

The French economist Thomas Piketty offers a comparative history of inequalities between social classes in human societies in his new book as he looks at the great movements that have shaped the modern world for better and for worse: the growth of capitalism, revolutions, imperialism, slaverywars and the construction of …

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More votes | Books | Weekly styling

When The New York Times set out to survey the number of current authors who are people of color, there was no data to be found. So they created a list of English fiction books published by the five major publishing houses between 1950 and 2018 and three research assistants …

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Amazon, Books and a Blanket Partner for “Reading Day” at Forest Ridge Elementary

COLLEGE STATION, Texas (KBTX) — The Forest Ridge Elementary Head Start class held its annual “Reading Day” on Tuesday. Books and a Blanket, a local nonprofit that promotes literacy, has sponsored the event for years, but this year Amazon reached out to increase the number of books donated to students. …

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Idina Menzel and John Lithgow talk children’s books for National Library Week – The Hollywood Reporter

Libraries and the connection they provide through their vast print and multimedia collections, technology services, programming and courses exist far beyond the confines of National Library Week. But the American Library Association’s 2022 event, which runs April 3-9, is a particularly timely celebration of these spaces as centers of culture, …

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Banned on books, curriculum can’t erase us

During a recent visit to the Cincinnati Art Museum, a portrait of world-renowned artist Kehinde Wiley captivated me. In his piece, “Portrait of Andries Stilte II,” Wiley depicted a young black man in an oversized white t-shirt and baggy jeans, a dress method I saw regularly in my own downtown …

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16 highly anticipated new books coming out this week. ‹ Literary Center

April 5, 2022, 4:55 a.m. It’s a BIG WEEK, folks! New titles from Emily St. John Mandel, Douglas Stuart, Jennifer Egan, Ocean Vuong, Samantha Hunt and more hit shelves today. Prepare your minds, your hearts and your wallets. * Emily St. John Mandel, sea ​​of ​​tranquility(Knopf) “In sea ​​of ​​tranquility, …

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New books | The Story of Walter Rodney: New Setting

This is a series of slightly edited excerpts from A Revolutionary for Our Time: The Story of Walter Rodney (Haymarket Books, 2022) by Leo Zeilig. The life of Walter Rodney contains so many lessons and presents us with such valuable teachings. Throughout his life, from his beginnings in activism, …

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Scramble for books listed by private schools in Chandigarh : The Tribune India

Tribune press service Naina Mishra Chandigarh, April 2 As the new academic session is about to start, buying new books for their children is nothing short of an ordeal for parents in Chandigarh. At 9pm, when the bustle usually sets in at the city’s markets, the Manchanda Bookstore …

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Columbia School Board Candidates Discuss Race and Banned Books

State Rep. Chuck Basye, R-Rocheport, has made it his mission to find evidence of critical race theory in Columbia public schools. The four school board candidates were asked what CPS students should learn about the roles of race, racial discrimination and slavery in shaping our country. They also addressed the …

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The best retirement planning books to buy in 2022

A man reads a book about planning for retirement. SmartAsset has put together a roundup of the best retirement planning books to read in 2022. We live in the golden age of information. The proliferation of smartphones and WiFi means that the answer to any financial question seems to be …

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Tallinn bookstore wins LBF Bookstore of the Year 2022 award

March 28, 2022 @booksandpublishing The London Book Fair (LBF) has announced the winners of its annual International Excellence Awards. The winners in each category, chosen from the shortlists announced earlier this month, are: Bookstore of the year Rahva Raamat Viru store (Estonia) Library of the year “Fran Galovic” public library …

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US libraries protest growing attack on book censorship

In the face of unprecedented attempts by the right to censor and remove literary, historical and scientific works from schools and libraries on the pretext that they are “harmful” in the United States. Librarians and their allies are now the leaders of the opposition. Number of requests to censor or …

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17 new non-fiction books to read this season

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15 of the best we can’t stop talking about

There’s nothing more satisfying than starting a new book. Cracking the spine for the first time, feeling the texture of its cover in your hands, engulfed in the scent of a new book ready to read. It can be a ritual act or a way to relax, something you do …

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Six Black History Books for Children and Teens

The future, present, and past are intertwined in this group of books about Black history, culture, and family—from today’s newborns to 15th-century teenagers. Andrea Davis Pinkneyauthor and Brian Pinkneyillustrator, presents exuberant and assertive games for babies and parents in Light brown baby: a treasure (Scholastic, 64 pages, $24.99, infant to …

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Central Bucks student says call for book ban is ‘outdated’

A book ban effort has been launched at the Central Bucks School District, calling for the removal of certain books due to certain moral and social principles that parents say have been shattered by the books we read. Some of my sister schools, like Pennridge, have already gone out of …

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After review, Bedford County schools will not remove disputed books from school libraries | Education

After reviewing 11 challenged books found in select school libraries in the Bedford County Public Schools system, BCPS administrators and book review committees have made the decision not to remove any of the challenged titles from school libraries. At the November school board meeting, some parents called for certain book …

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Stephenville Mi’kmaq Artist Releases New Series of Indigenous Coloring Books

STEPHENVILLE — Besides creating art, Marcus Gosse’s favorite thing in the world is creating learning resources. The Mi’kmaq artist from Stephenville has already created coloring books and level readers and has just released three more volumes of coloring books. “There is a great lack of resources within the Mi’kmaw culture,” …

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A roof over their books | News

Nick Cerroni, technical services librarian at the Shenango Valley Community Library, stores the books on shelves covered with tarps to protect them from leaks from Sharon’s library roof. TANNER MONDOK | Herald SHARON – A grant to the Shenango Valley Community Library will be used to renovate and improve the …

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A Million Books Matters: The Citywide Digital Library Success Story in New York City Schools

When schools closed, a new digital library created opportunities for students across New York City. The library is growing rapidly, with over 1.5 million cases to date. Melissa Jacobs (pictured) monitors an online ticker that tracks the circulation of digital securities like a day trader monitoring the stock market. “Today …

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Access unlimited knowledge with thousands of Insider School books

The Hill may be compensated and/or receive an affiliate commission if you purchase through our links. No matter what you think of the Internet, given its various potentially negative social effects, one thing is undeniable: it is a huge database of human knowledge. Not since the Library of Alexandria has …

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Books, High Schools and Roots – The Isle Of Thanet News

Matthew and Bryan Have you heard of World Book Day? It’s every March, and it’s a time to celebrate books (hence the obvious name). Bryan had various activities at school, including having to assimilate something about a fictional character in one of his favorite books. He chose a book by …

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These are the ten most viewed books of 2021

DENVER (KDVR) — Libraries are recovering from reduced activity from the COVID pandemic. Aurora Public Library saw a 6% increase in book checkouts, a 12% increase in library visits, and a 46% increase in new library cards in 2021. Library executives say they are now healthier in some parameters than …

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Book ban endangers educational power | Opinion

(Mari Chin/Daily Titan) Banning books in American schools is a stupid mistake. In particular, the prohibition of books with educational value weakens the American educational system. The continued push to censor important issues such as human sexuality, race, and political ideas runs counter to core American values. While protecting children …

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GC Garcia, Inc. to Host 2nd Annual Reading to Rescued Dogs Book and Pet Supplies Donation Campaign to Benefit Spread the Word Nevada and Heaven Can Wait Animal Society

(Las Vegas) – For support young students in their learning for read, as well as animals in our community who need forever homes, GC Garcia, Inc. is partnering with Spread the Word Nevada and Heaven Can Wait Animal Society to host the second annual Book Donation Campaign and “Reading to …

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As battles over banned books escalate across the country, Utah librarians are on the front lines

Editor’s Note • This story is only available to Salt Lake Tribune subscribers. Please support local journalism. Wanda Mae Huffaker wears a lapel pin with an image of a book and a megaphone, and the words “Speak Out! For banned books. Huffaker, who has been a librarian in the Salt …

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Tanghalang Pilipino presents Room-To-Read children’s books on virtual stage

Pipoy, Kwagie and Pipay are the narrators of TP’s multimedia children’s show “Tara, Peeps”. Screenshot of “Tara, Peeps”. Handout Since the beginning of December 2021, members of the Tanghalang Pilipino acting company have been busy performing in a weekly virtual children’s theater called “Tara, Peeps”. They directed eight episodes adapted …

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Free books available for children in Ohio

Reading aloud to children and giving them access to books is the best way to ensure they are ready for kindergarten. The Ohio Governor’s Imagination Library sends young children one book a month until their 5th birthday. The program is available to all Ohio children from birth to age 5, …

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Books, movies and more for €5

Berlin is a paradise for students. As a city rich in history, culture and art, Berlin has attracted many students from all over. This is what has transformed the centuries-old city into one of the most dynamic places in Europe, offering many student offers across the country. Today, it boasts …

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Ethan Crumbley reading Harry Potter books, has ‘pretty excessive’ funds in commissioner, says sheriff

Oakland County judge to decide if Ethan Crumbley will stay in jail An Oakland County judge will issue a ruling next week on whether Oakland County Jail or the Children’s Village is the best place for the alleged Oxford High School shooter. PONTIAC, Mich. (FOX 2) – For nearly three …

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24 Wonderful Weather Books for Kids

Weather books are a great choice for kids! The weather is something most kids care about and it affects their lives on a daily basis. Enjoy these 24 weather book suggestions that are a fun and engaging way to teach students important weather lessons. 1. Extreme Weather: Survive tornadoes, sandstorms, …

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Books Digest – When we were birds, a class apart and emotional

Welcome to our weekly Books Digest where we round up the new books you should and shouldn’t read. This week features When We Were Birds by Anyanna Lloyd Banwo, A Class of Their Own: Adventures in Tutoring the Super-Rich by Matt Knott, and Emotional: The New Thinking about Feelings by …

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From the cradle to the classroom

I realize the Covid pandemic has had many profound consequences for schools, but the striking headline Obstetrics for schools made me, at first glance, wonder how seismic the changes had been. Fortunately, on page nine, the author answers the question that many of his readers will ask themselves: Why the …

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Watch now: Bixby School Board votes to keep two disputed books on library shelves | Education

According to data compiled by the American Library Association, it was the most frequently challenged book among school libraries nationwide in 2017, in part due to a Netflix adaptation of the same name. Citing the potential to help identify students struggling with mental health issues, the school board voted unanimously …

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8 sites from which you can download free books

Do you enjoy spending your time reading books more than other activities? Can’t sleep before finishing a crime thriller? Do you want to spend more time reading books than hanging out with your peers? Well, congratulations! You are a bookworm. Books aren’t over yet, and we hope they won’t be …

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Georgia lawmakers crack down on ‘obscene’ public school books and lessons on race

register here for The 74’s daily newsletter. Donate here to support The 74’s independent journalism. A The Georgia Republican lawmaker, author of a bill banning K-12 schools from teaching concepts about race that some people see as divisive, defended his measure on Feb. 9 against claims that it aims to …

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CBI delivers ABG Shipyard in biggest bank fraud case over Rs 22,842 crore

CBI delivers ABG Shipyard in biggest bank fraud case over Rs 22,842 crore Vartha Bharati | 12-02-2022 | 20:21:00 IST Photo: Reuters/Representation New Delhi, February 12: In its biggest bank fraud case, the CBI has hired ABG Shipyard Ltd and its former Chairman and Managing Director Rishi Kamlesh Agarwal and …

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School district in Polk County, Florida removes sixteen books from school libraries

The National Coalition Against Censorship has written to Polk County Public Schools in Bartow, Florida over reports that sixteen books have been removed from district libraries pending a decision on challenges that the books are “harmful to minors”. The books in question include Beloved by Toni Morrison The bluest eye …

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Know the NCERT books required to prepare for the IAS exam

Many UPSC aspirants have no idea what books or study materials they should start their preparations with. Knowing the right study materials is also important. UPSC Exam, Books for the UPSC Exam, Every year hundreds of thousands of people take the prestigious UPSC Prelims and Mains exam. And, many hope …

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Books to accompany you on the road

Tue 8 Feb 2022 12:00 AM Last updated on: Tue 8 Feb 2022 02:14 Children at BoiBondhu Book Exchange Festival 2021. Photo: Courtesy of BoiBondhu “> Children at BoiBondhu Book Exchange Festival 2021. Photo: Courtesy of BoiBondhu BoiBondhu started in 2018 with the goal of promoting reading. The organization has …

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Books generally remain on the shelves while a complaint is investigated. This is different.

BARTOW — According to Polk County Public Schools Superintendent Frederick Heid, in her first conversation Dec. 10 with the county’s Citizen Education Division Chief and Executive Assistant Kayla Church, she shared “concerns” about 16 book titles his group deemed inappropriate for children. But when those concerns were elevated Jan. 25 …

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let them read the books

I spent a lot of time growing up in the school library. For ironic reasons, that’s where they sent girls who “talked too much” in class. So I read a lot of books. If my parents put rules on what books I was allowed to read, they weren’t formal. I …

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Parents who appreciate controversial books speak out as lawmakers discuss ‘parents’ rights’ bill

DES MOINES, Iowa — Parents’ rights to their children’s education have been a widely discussed topic at school board meetings, and now it’s being discussed at the Statehouse. A bill outlining what those specific rights would entail has been introduced in the Iowa Senate. We’ve heard the arguments against the …

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$1.2M Deficit in Books for Vernon School District – Vernon Morning Star

The Vernon School District spends more than it brings in. The school district’s annual budget includes $120 million in expenditures. The budget provides everything the district needs to educate its 8,700 students, including homeroom and specialist teachers, teacher aides, bus drivers, and all the people, buildings, and infrastructure needed to …

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Celebrate Take Your Child to the Library Day with Free Family Books and Activities | News, Sports, Jobs

The James V. Brown Library, 19 E. Fourth St., is celebrating the 11th anniversary of Take Your Child to the Library Day with special activities on Saturday, February 5 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Take Your Child to the Library is an international initiative that encourages families around the …

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Beyond books, the Albert Lea library offers checkout adventures – Albert Lea Tribune

As Minnesota libraries expand their offerings beyond traditional books, Albert Lea Public Library is adding unique packages that combine reading and experiences. Called “discovery kits”, they are designed to pique the interest of adults and young people in new activities, including stargazing and games. Annice Sevett, Library Manager, and Patty …

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LGBTQ books promote education, awareness and kindness

For many companies, community involvement and support is part of their mandate. The pandemic restrictions imposed by COVID have reduced the opportunities where they can offer financial assistance to community initiatives and events, limited volunteer opportunities, or offer support to communities that patronize their businesses. This is the case of …

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Billings School Board votes to keep controversial books dealing with LGBTQ+ issues | Local News

Contested books are first discussed with a librarian or teacher if reading is a duty. Most disagreements are resolved at this level or are resolved in discussion with the school principal. In addition to asking a number of questions about the books by policy, the council focused on the works …

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10 picture books that will help you fall in love with winter

“Bear Snores On” by Karma Wilson and Jane Chapman is one of 10 children’s books about winter that KSL contributor Megan Christensen recommends you immediately put on hold at your local library. (Margaret K. McElderry books) Estimated reading time: 6-7 minutes COZYTOWN – With winter in the air and COVID-19 …

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Reading Books Doesn’t Hurt Children in Iowa

Threatening to throw a teacher or a librarian in jail would lead to an outcome that would be worse for everyone. Amy White January 19, 2022 9:56 a.m. The teenage and children’s sections of the Oxford Public Library are featured on October 21. (Liz Martin/The Gazette) You have probably already …

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10 Books That Will Help You Create Amazing Fashion Illustrations

This article may contain affiliate links. If you make a purchase, My Modern Met may earn an affiliate commission. Please read our disclosure for more information. Drawing is an age-old art form that brings all kinds of ideas to life. Just as painters might pick up a pencil to make …

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Important Topics, Books, Tips for Ace Maths Section

The Mathematics section of the Joint Engineering Main Entry (JEE) is considered the most difficult by many JEE aspirants. Many fear this topic while others love it. To achieve good results in mathematics, students should practice regularly and adhere to the following suggestions. Essential chapters in mathematics In mathematics, calculus, …

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Love and Loss Grows in 1970s Falls Road

Belfast Aurora – A Memoir of a Falls Childhood 1971-1973 by Seamus Kelters (Merrion Press, £14.99) BORN in 1962, Seamus Kelters later became a journalist working for the Irish News and then the BBC. He is one of the authors of Lost Lives which cataloged the deaths of those who …

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BUSHNELL ON THE BOOKS: “Five Tuesdays in Winter” and “Winter: Notes and Numina of the Maine Woods”

FIVE TUESDAYS IN WINTER: STORIES by Lily King; Atlantic Grove, 2021; 240 pages, $27. FIVE TUESDAYS IN WINTER: STORIES Austrian writer Karl Kraus (1874-1936) once said, “A writer is someone who can make a riddle out of an answer.” Anyone who’s ever read Portland author Lily King’s work knows that …

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Kohl Announces New Education Benefit Program which covers tuition, books … and other fees for eligible full-time and part-time associates …

New program helps advance professional mobility and attract and retain talent critical to executing Kohl’s strategy to become the most trusted retailer for the active and relaxed lifestyle Today, Kohl’s announced a new associate benefits program that will cover 100% of tuition, books, and other related costs as part of …

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Books to start the new year

With a wide choice of books, you can count on many beautiful pages of words to read and consider starting the new year. Open day with Piyush PandeyAuthors: Piyush Pandey and Anant RangaswamiEditor: Penguin Random House India Pvt Ltd THE BOOK: Piyush Pandey takes readers on a journey through her …

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SM store surprises kids with toys, books and school supplies in small town of Rizal – Manila Newsletter

With a mission to bring joy to communities, The SM Store surprised students and teachers at Inigan Elementary School with new toys, books and school supplies. Inigan Elementary School is one of the last mile schools in Rodriguez, Rizal. Just a two or three hour drive from Manila, one can …

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Bail for an Italian accused of theft of unpublished books

NEW YORK (AP) – An Italian citizen accused of stealing numerous manuscripts of unpublished books pleaded not guilty on Thursday and his bail was set at $ 300,000 despite the prosecutor’s attempt to keep him in jail until his trial . Filippo Bernardini, 29, pleaded in Manhattan federal court to …

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United Way Donates Nearly 8,000 Books To Fight Learning Loss | Local news

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Rochester and Western New York’s Favorite Books in 2021, Part 2

We continue an annual tradition of Connections by talking to community members about their favorite books of the year. Their selections cross a range of genres. Get yourself a pen and paper so you can write a list of books yourself! Our guests: Shaun nelms, Ed.D., Superintendent of East High …

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New Beacon Books: Crowdfunder sets out to save UK’s first black bookstore

“For New Beacon Books to do this, it must be able to make full use of its existing space and, if necessary, relocate to premises that will allow the expansion of its publishing and public affairs programs as well as the sale of books. “ They added, “New Beacon Books …

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School students to study inferior books, NCERT asks experts to review curricula

The National Council for Educational Research and Training (NCERT) has decided to reduce the curriculum and textbooks for the 2022-23 academic sessions for all classes. On December 15, the director in charge of NCERT, Sridhar Srivastava, ordered department heads to conduct a review involving internal and external experts to discuss …

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“The Be Books” by Lauren Grabois Fischer helps create classrooms filled with kindness

Written in partnership with Thomas Herd, founder of T1 Advertising While being hassled in the playground and classroom was once an almost inevitable part of the elementary educational experience, millennials are now attempting to raise their own offspring with positive attitudes and break the cycle of teasing. in the schoolyard …

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Pennridge School District Removes LGBTQ Books From Libraries

“School freedom” or censorship? Debbie Strouse, who is gay, is a graduate of the Pennridge School District. Now, she has a child and grandchild in a district school and has seen many instances of discrimination and anti-LGBTQ sentiment unchallenged by the administration. She feels that this bias has now become …

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The Donate A Book collection brings together 150,000 books for 130 schools

The SM Store, in collaboration with various partner institutions, shared the joy of learning with students from schools and remote communities in Mindanao. Photo source: SM It is often said that acts of kindness go a long way. Indeed, for The SM Store’s “Donate A Book” program this year, donations …

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[#RapplerReads] Filipino picture books to keep kids company this holiday season

Editor’s note: #RapplerReads is a project of the BrandRap team. We earn a commission every time you make purchases through the affiliate links below. When I was a recent college graduate and aspiring screenwriter in New York City, I found refuge in children’s books. I spent afternoons rummaging through the …

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Best Military Books – Business

Princeton, NJ / 360prwire / December 17 / The Battle of Mogadishu is one of the most famous and enduring battles of the 20th century. The book tells the story of the 506th Regiment, 101st Airborne. It is the most comprehensive account of the battle, and the author’s interviews with …

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BCRI to Host Kwanzaa Celebration with Free Books and Return of Community Reading Program

The Birmingham Civil Rights Institute will hand out free books this Saturday as part of an early celebration of Kwanzaa – an event that will also mark the return of its literacy program, Community of Readers. The mission of the BCRI Readers’ Community Program is to bridge the literacy gap …

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BILTIR presents 750 books to 27 schools

In celebration of its 10th anniversary, Bermuda’s international long-term insurers and reinsurers [BILTIR] donated 750 books to P4 students across the island. A spokesperson said: “The books – ‘The Magic School Bus Takes a Risk’ – have been provided to students to introduce the concepts of probability, risk and actuary. …

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Health care market registration with children’s books on wheels

CONROE, TX – Children’s Books on Wheels (CBOW) is hosting Marketplace Listing Support through January 15, 2022, with a toll-free appointment. Healthcare market browsers offer services in multiple languages ​​to facilitate registration. This year, more families will benefit from financial assistance through the American Rescue Plan (ARP) which significantly reduces …

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Critical Race Theory in Schools: Don’t Ban Woke School Library Books, Balance Them

(pcess609 / Getty Images) I can’t think of a more encouraging development than the national parent movement pushing back awakening education. Nothing can beat organized parents to stop the erosion of fundamental American ideals like free speech or equality before the law. Fortunately, a record of early successes is rapidly …

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Everyday Learners: Increasing Children’s Access to Books Through Lending Libraries | News, Sports, Jobs

Courtesy of the United Way of Utah County Community members can pick up any book or add a book to the small free library. Can you imagine a world without books? Books help inspire and answer questions. Books motivate, entertain, educate, and encourage exploration and imagination. Sadly, living in a …

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Virginia Beach Schools Assess Concerns Over 6 Books :: WRAL.com

By the associated press VIRGINIA BEACH, Virginia –Virginia Beach City public school administrators are expected to announce later this month whether six books that have been the focus of intense debate at school board meetings will remain in the system’s curriculum and libraries. School board member Victoria Manning called for …

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Homeward: Millennial Entrepreneur Finds New Rewards with Friendly City Books in Columbus | Local news

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With OK Union Contract, Moe Books Workers Get Improved Wages and Benefits |

By Antonio‌ ‌Ray‌ ‌Harvey‌ | California‌ ‌Black‌ ‌Media‌ A growing chorus of black leaders and activists in California is calling on the federal government to pardon 50 black sailors who they say were unfairly punished by the US Navy nearly 80 years ago. Advocates are demanding payments from the families …

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From birch bark books to Palestine: what to remember from Louise Erdrich’s sentence

Rasha Ghabayen explains to a group of students the history of Native American literature. (Photo: Yousef Aljamal, Palestine Chronicle) By Benay Blend In recent years, several articles and books have focused on the connections between Native American and Palestinian activists / scholars. See, for example, “Internationalism: Decolonizing Native America and …

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Criminal complaints filed against books in Wake County schools

Some parents and community activists want criminal charges laid against North Carolina’s largest school system for distributing books with graphic language and pictures about sex to students. Nine criminal complaints were filed Tuesday with the Wake County Sheriff’s Office accusing the school system of distributing obscene and pornographic material. Some …

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5 fine art picture books

Fine art brings joy to the soul, and these creative women have produced works that do just that. Corita Kent is featured twice and readers also get a behind-the-scenes tour of how art exhibitions are organized. Fine art brings joy to the soul, and these creative women have produced works …

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No accounts, government money for books can not reach students | News from Gurgaon

Gurgaon: The education department has asked all education officials in the district to ensure that everyone’s bank accounts are opened. students as soon as possible following multiple complaints about the non-transfer of direct benefits to students, mainly due to problems opening bank accounts. The current academic session is coming to …

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These 5 books make great holiday gifts, says Bill Gates

If you are considering giving books as holiday gifts to coworkers, clients, friends, or family this year, Bill Gates has a few recommendations for you. Gates, a famous voracious reader, says he read many great books in 2021. But these five were especially enjoyable, he writing, and would make particularly …

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Tackling Europe’s racist colonial past must go beyond history books – EURACTIV.com

Teaching colonialism is a first step in tackling structural racism in Europe, but inequalities will only be eradicated if taken into account in education as a whole, experts say. “Colonialism, slavery and the Holocaust are rooted in our history and have profound consequences for society today”, reads the EU action …

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Concerns grow over efforts to remove books from Utah schools

The Canyons School District was recently criticized for removing nine books from library shelves following a parent email complaint. District spokesperson Jeff Haney said because the complaint came from a parent whose student had not attended the schools in question, it did not trigger a formal review. as well as …

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Small Town Books opens in downtown Rusk | Local News

RUSK – A business that owners Cassie and James Adair say is Cherokee County’s only bookstore to open in downtown Rusk. Small Town Books opened on November 1 in Main and Fifth Streets, and husband and wife owners have long dreamed of opening a bookstore. “I love books and have …

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ON THE BOOKS: A Great American Novel About an Ordinary Man

In the 1960s, my uncle ran a large library, housed in a room he called “his library,” facts that seemed both wonderful and exotic to me when I was a child. When I visited him in the summer he would encourage me to browse his shelves and read everything I …

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Cap Hill Books closed after truck accident

Capitol Hill Books is closed today after a truck carrying Lime scooters crashed into the glass storefront at 300 East Colfax Avenue at 8:40 p.m. on November 17, crashing into a glass shelf containing the books rare most expensive in the store. “Signed books by Richard Bachman, small signed prints …

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Tens of thousands of pounds sent to schools in Wales as part of £ 5million scheme to improve reading

Tens of thousands of pounds are being sent to schools in Wales as part of a £ 5million scheme to improve reading. The program will help improve key reading and speaking skills from an early age, the Welsh government said. Announcing additional funding for the reading program, Education Minister Jeremy …

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In this library you borrow people instead of books

The Human library is a non-profit educational organization that runs temporary “libraries” around the world where you can borrow a person instead of a book. Founded in Copenhagen in 2000 by Ronni Abergel, the idea is to encourage people with very different perspectives, backgrounds, beliefs or experiences to have a …

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No room for porn, but just review of school books

I was a little skeptical when Moms for the announced freedom he found 28 books “unacceptable” in school libraries in Indian River County containing “pornography and / or inappropriate sexual content or innuendo.” “Pornography”? This is serious business, not the tiresome complaints about the F-word, Holden Caulfield trying to lose …

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Opinion: Opposition to books and theories that teach students about racism is a dangerous form of censorship

Ghada Alatrash is an Assistant Professor in the School of Critical and Creative Studies at the University of the Arts of Alberta and holds a PhD in Educational Research from the University of Calgary. During Virginia’s recent gubernatorial race, Nobel Laureate Toni Morrison’s 1987 novel Beloved has become a lightning …

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‘We’re Going Green’ teaches kids how to tell the difference | Books and Authors

It’s the day of the presentation at the Inventors’ Fair! This year’s theme is Going Green, and as Noah watches his classmates settle in, he can’t help but get nervous. He’s done his research, reviewed his notes and practiced his presentation – but he still can’t get rid of the …

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Books to snuggle up this winter, including Amy Robach’s new children’s tale

Winter is fast approaching. When it’s cold and windy, there’s nothing better than lounging in front of a fire in fluffy pajamas with a glass of wine and a really good book. From a brand new self-help title to a life-changing children’s story, FEMAIL brings together educational readings the whole …

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KeyBank Sponsors Jumpstart’s Read for the Record® 2021 Campaign and Provides Books to Children Living in Affordable Housing Projects

Northampton, MA – News Direct – KeyBank Volunteers Eric Steinberg, CDLI Senior Banker (left) and Victoria O’Brien, CDLI Team Leader (right) read to children on JumpStart’s 2021 Reading Day for the record.[Photocredit:KeyBank)[Photocredit:KeyBank)[Créditphoto :KeyBank)[Photocredit:KeyBank) This year, Key bank is proud to sponsor the 16th annual Jumpstart Read for recording literacy campaign. Jump …

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A Kids Book About books teach children about racism and other “adults” to

Jelani Memory believes that fire-breathing dragons, teddy bears, and fairy tales about princesses have their place in the children’s media landscape, but enough of this fantasy already exists. On the contrary, asks the author and the entrepreneur: “Where are all the true stories? Who explains what is going on in …

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In defense of traditional learning and paper books

Students already face many challenges in school, such as bullying and peer pressure. Many also experience difficult life decisions, such as choosing between various career paths at a young age. Since the start of the pandemic, students have faced an additional challenge: the new and difficult course of online school, …

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Skylight Books Launches Campaign for Los Angeles Youth Centers

LOS ANGELES – The home stretch of Skylight Books’ October book drive and fundraiser, supporting three youth and community centers, is in sight this weekend as the 25th anniversary of the bookstore on November 1st. The campaign, which runs through October, supports the East Los Angeles Community Youth Center, a …

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