"I'm not talking about the political middle class. To this school teacher, the "middle class" literally means that - the class that performs at the middle. This vital group of students is dwindling. What does that mean?"
There is a new digital divide on the horizon. It is not based around who has devices and who does not, but instead the new digital divide will be based around students who know how to effectively find and curate information and those who do not.
A parent in Marietta, Georgia, has lodged a complaint with his local school board about the inclusion of Hena Khan’s picture book Golden Domes and Silver Lanterns: A Muslim Book of Colors at his daughter’s Scholastic Book Fair on October 17.
I fully support the inclusion of positive books that promote cultural diversity in our school libraries in all states! - GJ Sheesh! This is a no brainer...really parent in GA? Really!?
“Educating kids about different cultures is key to building tolerance and acceptance.” - Author, Hena Khan, author of Golden Domes and Silver Lanterns