“Your relationship with language is your freedom.” Jason Reynolds

“It took me a long time to understand how much literacy affected my life.” Jason Reynolds Please forgive the sound and editing quality of this video. I tried to add titles on some of the key moments of Jason Reynold’s ideas. He showed the students and staff pure love that day, pure truth, and I… Read More “Your relationship with language is your freedom.” Jason Reynolds

Summer Series of Saves: It’s not just you.

Is anyone else finding that social media/cell phones have completely altered their capacity to read books and concentrate on multi-page sequences? It’s become a major problem… — Glenn Thrush (@GlennThrush) August 10, 2018 I am concerned about my #ProjectLIT project stalling out. I need these books. Don’t want: need. They aren’t some glib luxury for… Read More Summer Series of Saves: It’s not just you.

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Please donate. I know this is a hard ask. I am asking for a lot of books. Books that are wonderful. Books that are both mirrors and windows. Books where a student might see themselves, or see others’ lives, and understand. Grow empathy. Build strength, And courage. Know that they aren’t alone.