September is Library Card Sign-Up Month. Celebrate reading Tomás and the Library Lady at home, school or your library. Based on the true story of the Mexican-American author and educator Tomás Rivera, a child of migrant workers who went on …Continue reading →
Our United States are composed of diverse citizens who enrich our country with diverse languages, customs, foods and art forms. May is Asian Pacific Heritage Month, an opportunity for us to continue learning.
Twenty-five years ago, when I was having a radio interview at the University of Arizona in Tucson, I learned that Mexico celebrates a Day of the Child. I walked out into the sunlight, and I’ve joked that I was ZAPPED …Continue reading →
During April, we share bookjoy for Children’s Day, Book Day, a yearlong initiative that culminates annually with celebrations every April 30. This year we’re focusing on sharing bookjoy at home, and because April is also National Poetry Month, we wanted …Continue reading →
This is a challenging year for all including those of us committed to children and fostering bookjoy for each of them. Children’s Day, Book Day, a yearlong initiative, culminates annually with celebrations April 30. During April, we have what we …Continue reading →