Join us as we celebrate a nation of diverse readers with these recommended books, authors, and teaching resources that represent an array of experiences and cultures.
Academy Award winner and author of Hair Love, Matthew A. Cherry shares why books are powerful to teach tolerance and acceptance. Join us for Read Across America as we create a nation of diverse readers!
Join NEA President Lily Eskelsen García and Human Rights Campaign President Alphonso David Jazz as they read Read Across America recommended books Julian is a Mermaid and I am Jazz to celebrate the Jazz and Friends National Day of School and Community Reading.
Bring authors’ voices into the classroom with these featured videos from Read Across America partner KidLit TV, a diverse group of parents, educators, librarians, kid lit creators, and award-winning filmmakers working together to create fun new ways to reinforce children’s appreciation of reading.
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