National Poetry Month: “What is the message when some children are not represented in those books?”

National Poetry Month: “What is the message when some children are not represented in those books?”.

This is a post worthy of reading. It reminds us teachers why we seek to diversify our reading selections in efforts to engage our students and connect with their worlds and experiences. By selecting authors of varying backgrounds, races, ethnicity, we validate our students rather than isolate.

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