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posted Apr 17, 2015, 10:45 AM by Julie Alonso   [ updated Apr 17, 2015, 10:45 AM ]

5 Reasons Why Everybody Benefits From More Diverse Children’s Books




  1. To become readers, kids need to see themselves in books.
  2. These books are desperately needed.
  3. White children need diverse stories, too.
  4. Multicultural stories empower and inspire teachers.
  5. Diverse books make good business sense.


You can read more about it at huffingtonpost.com.

Source: http://beemebooks.com/5-reasons-why-everybody-benefits-from-more-diverse-childrens-books/
Image Source: http://beemebooks.com/wordpress/wp-content/uploads/2014/08/diversity_tinakugler.jpg

Thank you to Flora Mugambi-Mutunga, Director of Community Building and Inclusion, for this link!

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