Global literature provides access to the world for children, but that access can be limited when voices are missing or marginalized. This session will examine the untold and unheard voices in recent historical and contemporary global books published in the U.S. and strategies for bringing these voices into children’s lives.
|Where:||Education Room 310 (Seats 49, Wheelchair accessible) |
|When:||Sat, Mar 10, 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm|
|Signing area:||Signing Area - Children / Teen (following presentation)|
|Genre:||Children / Teens|
Junko Sakoi, at the Asian Pacific American Studies Services & Refugee Services Asian Department in TUSD, has developed multicultural school curriculum and instruction collaboratively with families, students, classroom teachers, and community members....
Yoo Kyung Sung is an associate professor in the Department of Language, Literacy, and Sociocultural Studies at the University of New Mexico. She served a national children's book award in Notable Children's Book in Language Arts and currently is a committee member of Notable Books for Global Society, and board member of United States Board on Books for Young People....