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Doctoral students start book club to inspire boys of color to love reading

By The GW Hatchet on 01/29/2018

"... Principal Mary Ann Stinson and Assistant Principal Michael Redmond started a book club for minority boys that initiated a wave of book clubs to start across the Truesdell Education Campus earlier this year. The clubs have flooded the public school in Petworth with a renewed love of reading. The school serves students from kindergarten through eighth grade who are nearly all minorities. The book clubs are seeking to change the stereotype of what a child of color can do, the teachers said. ..."

Read the entire article: https://www.gwhatchet.com/2018/01/29/doctoral-students-start-book-club-to-inspire-boys-of-color-to-love-reading/