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INBOX is a weekly e-mail wrap-up of the most important stories in English language arts education, ideas for your classroom, and news from NCTE.

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September 20, 2016

 

Standing up for Diversity

 

“Whose story gets told, and who gets to tell it? How do you acknowledge oppression without being defined by it? And to what extent should writers bow to popular opinion? There are no simple answers.”

– Dashka Slater, “The Uncomfortable Truth About Children's Books,” Mother Jones Sept. 9.

Members have been actively responding to this article for the past few weeks, and their passion for the importance of diverse books will take center stage as Banned Books Week kicks off on September 25. This year's focus is diversity. Need some resources to kick off the week?  

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