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by Gloria Pipkin,Celia Genishi,Donna E. Alvermann,ReLeah Cossett Lent
Pages: 112 pages
Category: Politics & Government
Publisher: Teachers College Press (December 16, 2012)
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Every teacher and administrator should read this handbook and then establish the processes that Lent and Pipkin recommend
ISBN-13: 978-0807753880. Every teacher and administrator should read this handbook and then establish the processes that Lent and Pipkin recommend. Nancy G. Patterson, College of Education, Grand Valley State University. There are no easy answers, but there are lessons to be learned from the ‘good fight’ of classroom teachers who have been victims of the censorship war. .Keep Them Reading offers sage advice and guidance about what to do when the censor calls.
Certain books are so objectionable, they should not be protected by the anti-censorship safeguards. While the use of a novel with a whole class may be the subject of debate, the books in a classroom library would not be, because no student is required to read any particular book. 6. What objections to the book do you foresee? 7. How does the educational or literacy merit of the book outweigh possible objections? 8. How do you plan to handle sensitive issues within the work? 9. What alternate selections will you provide for those who find the book objectionable?
Keep Them Reading is a concise handbook for teachers, librarians, administrators, and district personnel about how to prevent censorship in a school or district-and what to do if it happens. 118+ million publications.
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By: ReLeah Cossett Lent;Gloria Pipkin. Publisher: Teachers College Press. More than 15 million users have used our Bookshelf platform over the past year to improve their learning experience and outcomes. Print ISBN: 9780807753781, 0807753785. digital pages viewed over the past 12 months. institutions using Bookshelf across 241 countries.
Автор: Lent ReLeah Cossett Название: Keep Them Reading: An Anti-Censorship Handbook for Educators .
ReLeah Lent spoke at the annual meeting of the Academic Freedom Coalition of Nebraska (AFCON), September 28, 2013 .
ReLeah Lent spoke at the annual meeting of the Academic Freedom Coalition of Nebraska (AFCON), September 28, 2013, in Lincoln. She is the author of nine books, including "Keep Them Reading: An Anti-Censorship Handbook for Educators" (Teachers College Press, 2013). Lent has written extensively about literacy, adolescents, and secondary education, including the crucial role of academic freedom for teachers and students. She is also the co-author, with Gloria Pipkin, of "At the Schoolhouse Gate: Lessons in Intellectual Freedom" (Heinemann, 2002).
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Keep Them Reading is a concise handbook for teachers, librarians, administrators, and district personnel about how to prevent censorship in a school or district―and what to do if it happens. Written by two award-winning authors who have devoted much of their careers to anti-censorship work, this book discusses the overall importance of reading in all academic endeavors and demonstrates how challenges and censorship can derail even the best literacy program.
Each chapter contains practical tools, advice, and resources for building understanding about issues of intellectual freedom and for creating a plan to help all parties work through challenges before they turn into damaging censorship incidents. The last chapter contains advice from authors who have dealt with censorship, such as Judy Blume, and experts on the subject, such as Joan Bertin, executive director of the National Coalition Against Censorship.
Book Features:Procedures for dealing with censorship challenges before they arise. Protocols to help teachers and librarians meet challenges and resist censorship. Samples of actual letters teachers can use to defend their selection of a text. Detailed suggestions for conducting meetings with parents and district personnel. Helpful lists of books dealing with censorship, relevant court cases, and national organizations offering support and resources.