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Renée Watson

Mon Feb 26 | 06:00 PM
Roxbury Public Library
149 Dudley St
Roxbury, MA 02119
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Sat Mar 02 | 05:00 PM
Silvana
300 W 116th St
New York, NY 10026
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Mon Feb 26 | 06:00 PM
Roxbury Public Library
149 Dudley St
Roxbury, MA 02119
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Sat Mar 02 | 05:00 PM
Silvana
300 W 116th St
New York, NY 10026
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Books for Black History Month

Join Penguin Random House Education in celebrating the contributions of Black authors and illustrators. In honor of Black History Month in February, we are highlighting essential fiction and nonfiction to be shared and discussed by students and teachers alike. Black History Month – Elementary Explore additional books by Black creators that will educate, empower, and

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PRH Education Translanguaging Collections

Translanguaging is a communicative practice of bilinguals and multilinguals, that is, it is a practice whereby bilinguals and multilinguals use their entire linguistic repertoire to communicate and make meaning (García, 2009; García, Ibarra Johnson, & Seltzer, 2017)   It is through that lens that we have partnered with teacher educators and bilingual education experts, Drs.

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PRH Education Classroom Libraries

“Books are a students’ passport to entering and actively participating in a global society with the empathy, compassion, and knowledge it takes to become the problem solvers the world needs.” –Laura Robb   Research shows that reading and literacy directly impacts students’ academic success and personal growth. To help promote the importance of daily independent

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Elementary School Students ReadThe 1619 Project: Born on the Water and Meet with the Book’s Creators

According to a report in Chalkbeat, elementary school students at P.S. 125 in Harlem recently read The 1619 Project: Born on the Water and had the opportunity to meet with the books’ co-authors, Nikole Hannah-Jones and Renée Watson. Born on the Water is a lyrical picture book in verse that chronicles the consequences of slavery and

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