The Digital Public Library of America has introduced the Banned Book Program, providing free access to ebooks prohibited in schools and libraries across the US due to bans targeting LGBTQ+ and diverse perspectives.
Capstone is the nation’s leading educational publisher for digital solutions, children’s books, and literacy programs for school libraries and classrooms. …
Lois Lenski, children’s book author and 1946 Newbery medalist for Strawberry Girl, had a lifelong concern that all children have access to good books. Toward that end, the Lois Lenski Covey Foundation grants support bookmobile programs that serve children from disadvantaged populations.
A limited series by National Geographic, available for streaming, combines the memoir of Miep Gies with original research to tell the story of this Dutch woman who hid Anne Frank, her family, and others in a secret space in an office building.
The BookmarkED 2023 Book Club is a one-of-a-kind online experience bringing together authors and artists with K–12 teachers to explore literacy in a whole new way. The event will be held from July 1 to 22, 2023, and everything is online in a user-friendly community platform.
From primers meant to teach spelling and math, to fairy tales, historical children’s books tell historians and modern readers a great deal about the mores of a given time.
REALM is a program sponsored by the National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE) to publicly recognize excellent literary magazines produced by students with the support of their teachers. REALM is designed to encourage all schools to develop literary magazines that celebrate the art and craft of writing.
Launched by the Academy of American Poets in April 1996, National Poetry Month is a special occasion that annually celebrates poets’ integral role in our culture and reminds us that poetry matters.
Have you ever wished you could see into the minds of your students? The Smithsonian Science Education Center has partnered with FableVision Studios to create a new animated web series that helps teachers do just that.