Educational books

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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Do not share lunch, books, staggered entry and exit among DDMA guidelines for school reopening on November 1

Not sharing lunch and books, staggered entry and exit at different points, compulsory masks and restricted entry for visitors are among the guidelines announced by the Delhi Disaster Management Authority (DDMA) for the reopening of schools and colleges for all classes from November 1st. The DDMA had authorized at the …

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15 best books by Native American authors of 2021

Daniel GrizeljGetty Images Like any cultural perspective, the Native American experience is not a monolith, nor is the literature written by Native authors. Even the appropriate terminology may differ depending on individual experience. While many refer to Aboriginal people as Native Americans, the National Museum of the American Indians note …

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Three LGTBQ books with sexually explicit material from the Waukee school

Editor’s Note: This article is not suitable for young readers. WAUKEE, Iowa – Waukee community schools said they released three LGBTQ-themed books – Not all boys are blue, Lawn boy, and Homosexual gender – Northwest High School Library for review after receiving complaints about sexually explicit content, Axios Des Moines …

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NPA distributes books and educational materials to schools in Lagos | The Guardian Nigeria News

The management of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Tin Can Island Port (TCIP), distributed textbooks, notebooks and other writing materials to students of 10 secondary schools in Ajegunle and Apapa regions in Lagos State. Port Manager, TCIP, Ibrahim Yunusa Anji, speaking to students at Alakoto Secondary School, Tolu Complex, expressed …

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Cowra Library lends a helping hand to Books for the Outback | Cowra Guardian

For many Cowra residents, it’s easy to take a visit to the local library for granted. However, for those who live in remote areas of New South Wales and South Australia, that’s a whole different story. The Cowra Library has partnered with Books for the Outback as a donation drop-off …

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Higher Ground Books & Media Releases “Quavers’ Wish” by Sarah Brady

Springfield, OH, October 24, 2021 – (PR.com) – Now available on Kindle and for paperback pre-order. In “Quavers’ Wish”, a shy duckling named Quavers was born without a right wing. Not having a right wing, Quavers has difficulty following the other ducklings. Croches wish they could soon be like other …

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Who reads books in English in Nepal?

This question struck me at various points in literary, academic and political discussions for nearly half a century. The answer to this question is not as simple as you might expect for a variety of reasons. Whatever the answer, this question brings up some topics of cultural, literary, educational, intercultural …

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The Best Identity Management Books on Amazon

Solutions Review participates in affiliate programs. We may make a small commission from products purchased through this resource. Solutions Review finds the best books for identity management available on Amazon right now. You must add them to your collection today. Security companies can use many valuable resources to improve and …

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For a couple in Surrey, a self-publishing summer of two children’s books – a 17 year old in the works – Peace Arch News

In the summer of 2021, a couple from Surrey set out to create two children’s books. Author Daniel H. Lee and his wife, illustrator Yoon Kyong Lee, self-published “Lonk the Loooong Giraffe” and also “Rupert and his unusually useful briefcase.” Both aimed at school-aged students, the books are sold on …

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Interactive Children’s Books Market To Raise USD 590.23 Million | Using Interactive Books For Early Literacy To Drive Market Growth | 17,000+ Technavio reports

Key market dynamics: Market engine Market challenges The use of interactive books for early literacy and the growing popularity of e-books are some of the major drivers of the market. However, factors such as digital addiction will challenge the growth of the market. Find out more about the main drivers, …

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Take responsibility for self-prescribed books – Department of Education issues guidelines for schools

Representative image. | A school in New Delhi. | Photo: ANI Text size: A- A + New Delhi: In a directive issued to schools across India earlier this month, the Ministry of Education (MoE) asked schools to take responsibility for the textbooks they introduced into the curriculum, and which are …

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St. Louis Public Library: 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten

October 18, 2021 Welcome to 1000 Books Before Kindergarten! This program encourages caregivers and their children to read 1,000 books before the child enters kindergarten, giving the child a good start in their educational journey. Get up, get up A picture book adaptation of one of Bob Marley’s songs, written …

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DVAC hires former TN health minister C. Vijayabaskar in disproportionate assets case

: Officials from the Vigilance and Anti-Corruption Directorate (DVAC) launched mock searches at the home of former Minister of Health C. Vijayabaskar and his relatives in Pudukottai and other places of the state on Monday, October 18, 2021 after having counted a disproportionate case against him and his wife. Mr. …

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One for the “Record” books | Music

Made for Dance explores the mid-century vinyl era and how it shaped American culture By Craig Manning | October 16, 2021 Let’s dance. This is the invitation that authors Janet Borgerson and Jonathan Schroeder extend to readers with their new book, titled Made for Dance: How Mid-Century Records Taught America …

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25 best coffee table books of 2021

Robert nicolasGetty Images Nothing says “I read and worry about the decoration “like a nice stack of coffee table books in your living space. But just like their owners, the best coffee table books are more than just a pretty face. In order to stack up (pun intended), they must …

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Books for Schools 2021 program launched in Norfolk

A device that energizes school libraries with tokens is making a comeback this weekend. Our Books for Schools initiative returns on Saturday October 16, in partnership with Enjoy Books More. It will see families and communities collecting tokens printed in the Eastern Daily Press and the Norwich Evening News, saving …

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Two powerful books on oppression and healing

In this postmodern global era, there is still so much to say, discuss and unbox on the subject of anti-Black and trauma. We find ourselves in a time when many, especially whites and colonialized cultures, do not fully recognize that the root of oppression and design in many countries is …

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Junction City High Senior Brysen Taylor has already written 5 books

JUNCTION CITY (WIBW) – Junction City High School, author and good-natured Brysen Taylor’s passion for writing began in his early years, when he finished his first short story in kindergarten. Taylor continued to light and strengthen the fire for writing within him, starting his first full-fledged book in fifth grade. …

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Asiainfo Technologies: Book Donation to Luozhentian Primary School

AsiaInfo donated books to Luozhentian Primary School 2021-09-23AsiaInfo On September 19, 2021, the book donation ceremony was held at Luozhentian Primary School in Tunpu County, Enshi Town. During the ceremony, CSISIN, on behalf of AsiaInfo and 9 other companies awarded the “2020 Corporate Social Responsibility Award of Software and Information …

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When schools in Texas ban books from school libraries, is it doing more harm than good?

Texas schools are once again making national headlines, this time after a decision by officials at Katy’s Independent School District to pull a book off its shelves and cancel an address with the author of the novel on claims that the content of the work promoted critical race theory and …

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NC Lt Gov Robinson Shows Books On Video After LGBTQ Comments

North Carolina Lt. Gov. Mark Robinson has said he “won’t back down” after being convicted nationally for calling “transgender” and homosexuality “filth.” In a video post on Saturday, Robinson blamed “the media and those on the left” for trying to “change the focus of education on the LGBTQ community – …

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WORLD MENTAL HEALTH DAY: Mental health issues in books for young adults

October 10, marked as World Mental Health Day, we aim to raise awareness about mental health issues – a conversation that sadly is always on tiptoe as there is a veil of stigma around it. However, young adult books have recently done an exceptionally valuable job in incorporating mental health …

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Health picture books teach and represent Latino and Indigenous readers

It was after school conversation time for a group of young girls at Greenfield’s Vineyard Greentown Home. They sat down, cheered and gathered around Dr Joshua Deutsch, a local family doctor at Me Memorial Hospital. He read books to children for the first time. These are not your typical children’s …

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The best books for veterans: veterans of all branches of the …

(MENAFN- PR Urgent) Among historical fiction readers who enjoy the action and planes of WWII, author Tom Burkhalter has earned a reputation for realism that goes far beyond the ordinary. He has an unearthly knack for stepping readers back in time, placing them squarely in the center of the action. …

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Children’s books for all ages that celebrate Black History Month in October

Black History Month takes place throughout the month of October and there are many ways to celebrate and use the event as an educational experience for children. No matter how old your little one is, it’s never too early to start learning the importance of Black History Month, and a …

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Lynnfield Public Library: Non-Fiction Books to Celebrate Indigenous Peoples Day

Samantha Totman and Alex LambrightOn Monday 08 October 2021 by Samantha Totman and Alex Lambright Monday, October 11, 2021 is Indigenous Peoples Day. To celebrate not only the history but also the current experience of Indigenous peoples in the United States, we have put together a list of non-fiction titles …

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Hundreds of students ask Fairfax schools to return LGBTQ-themed books to libraries

The Republican who seeks to overthrow the state of Virginia, Del. Karrie Delaney (County of D-Fairfax), challenged her on social media for supporting a law banning so-called conversion therapy for minors and efforts to protect transgender students from bullying and harassment . Bob Frizzelle tweeted a video on Sept. 28 …

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Dr. Ezella McPherson launches two books on college student success

Enter Wall Street with StreetInsider Premium. Claim your 1-week free trial here. DETROIT, Oct 08, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Dr. Ezella McPherson, Founder of Dr. McPherson Coaching, LLC, is delighted to announce the launch of her new book, “Dream On !: Supporting and Graduating African American Girls and Women in …

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PLBC condemns book bans at the start of National Forbidden Book Week

PHOTO ABOVE: Pennsylvania State Representative Donna Bullock (Photo / Pa. House) HARRISBURG, Pa .– State Representative and President of the Pennsylvania Legislative Black Caucus Donna Bullock (D-195th Dist.) Were joined today by members of the PLBC, LGBTQ + Caucus, Latino Caucus and the equity committee to denounce the ban on …

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LGBTQ + group denounces efforts to ban 2 books from school libraries

FAIRFAX, VA – A group representing more than 425 LGBTQIA students from more than 30 schools sent a letter Thursday to the Fairfax County School Board calling on its members to reject efforts by some parents to remove two books from school libraries. The two books in question – “Gender …

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New librarian has always been interested in books | New

MONTICELLO – Sherry Waldrep’s experience in libraries goes back some time. “When I was in high school, I worked in the library. It was a small job I had while working for the high school library. They would open the high school and elementary library for the summer. I even …

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Texas School District withdraws books from acclaimed black author amid critical claims about race theory

A school district nearby Houston canceled the appearance from an award-winning children’s illustrator and author, whose books tell stories about black children struggling to fit into unfamiliar environments, amid the assertions of critical race theory. Writer Jerry Craft was scheduled to appear before students and staff at Roosevelt Alexander Elementary …

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