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Grumpy Bird

Grumpy Bird is a humorous book that can be enjoyed by children of all ages.  The book is reviewed by Melissa Y. at Sweet on Books. What you need to know: • Grumpy Bird is a simple, funny story all ages will love. • Young audiences will enjoy this story for its simplicity and brilliant illustrations. • Older audiences will…

Reading Kingdom is a Back to Homeschool Award winner!

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Ask Dr. Blank

Mary asks: “How do we tap into all learners’ sense of agency, idealism and their social imaginations, i.e. their capacity to imagine the world, as it should be, and the tools and capacities to act?”         Over the past several years, the approach to “reforming” education has consisted largely of criticism and condemnation. As a result, we often lose sight…

Horse-Riding Librarians Were the Great Depression’s Bookmobiles

By Eliza McGraw for smithsonianmag.com Their horses splashed through iced-over creeks. Librarians rode up into the Kentucky mountains, their saddlebags stuffed with books, doling out reading material to isolated rural people. The Great Depression had plunged the nation into poverty, and Kentucky—a poor state made even poorer by a paralyzed national economy—was among the hardest hit. The Pack Horse Library…

ASD Reading Review: “This program so well thought out I was impressed from the minute we started…”

“ASD Reading is an online reading site that is meant to assist children with Autism Spectrum Disorder with learning to read. The program is meant for kids 4-10 that are the spectrum. This program so well thought out I was impressed from the minute we started… My daughter told me she loved the program. She said it is fun, but…