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Real-World Reading in Middle-Grade Book Clubs

In 2012, I started a book club to engage local mothers and daughters from various backgrounds, contexts, experiences, and schools (i.e. public, charter, private, and homeschool). Among the other participants in this affinity space are moms and professionals from fields such as law, business, and…
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April 19, 2019
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The Things They Carried in a Community-Wide Reading Program: Creating Spaces of Advocacy for Teachers, Students, and the Community

Participation in a community-wide reading program offers important spaces of advocacy for teachers, their students, and the community. Month-long community-wide reading program The Big Read Holland Area, November 2015 10 main events (including author visit), 15 public book discussions7000 total participants including 16 teachers and…
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April 17, 2019