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Project LIT Book Club

  • The Project Lit Book Club is a national literacy movement of educators and students committed to increasing access to diverse books and promoting a love of reading.

    Purpose

    • EMPOWER our students as readers, writers, and leaders
    • PROMOTE a love of reading in our schools and communities
    • NURTURE authentic reading identities by increasing access to high-quality books, building community, and fostering a sense of belonging
    • CHAMPION young people and books that reflect their lived realities, communities, and identities
    • READ, DISCUSS, AND CELEBRATE books that make our students feel seen, heard, affirmed, and valued
    • DEVELOP our cultural competence and EXPAND our thinking, regardless of individual starting point
    • AMPLIFY voices and stories of students of color
    • REWRITE the narrative about which texts and authors are deemed worthy of academic study
    • PROVIDE students with as many positive literacy experiences as possible
  • Sponsor:

    Ashley Bennett

    Abennett@usd232.org

    (913) 422-4351

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