Reading Connects All People

Reading should belong to everyone, but often we only think of how books relate to us. Steve McCurry is working to bridge that gap and show how much reading can connect disparate people. McCurry, one of the leaders in modern photography, has published a series of images called “On Reading”. He compiled the series from his […]

via Photographs of Starting a New Page — Kristen Twardowski

About Jennie

I have been teaching preschool for over thirty years. This is my passion. I believe that children have a voice, and that is the catalyst to enhance or even change the learning experience. Emergent curriculum opens young minds. It's the little things that happen in the classroom that are most important and exciting. That's what I write about. I am highlighted in the the new edition of Jim Trelease's bestselling book, "The Read-Aloud Handbook" because of my reading to children. My class has designed quilts that hang as permanent displays at both the National Liberty Museum in Philadelphia, and the Fisher House at the Boston VA Hospital.
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16 Responses to Reading Connects All People

  1. Pingback: Reading Connects All People — A Teacher’s Reflections | Wanda D. Jefferson

  2. Tanya Cliff says:

    Have a very blessed New Year, Jennie! And keep up all your great work promoting reading.

  3. magarisa says:

    Happy New Year, Jennie!

  4. reocochran says:

    Reading works miracles, allowing dreams, passions and real lives to come to fruition, Jennie. Powerful photo and message!

  5. sportsattitudes says:

    Jennie, the very best to you and yours for the New Year!

  6. Pingback: Reading connects all people- A Teacher’s Reflection | Mindfulness Living

  7. Reblogged this on Notes from An Alien and commented:
    Today’s re-blog lets you visit a dedicated teacher’s blog for an intro to a wonderful picture series on a blog that she directs us to…

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