Meet the Author: Graciela Tiscareno-Sato

Second up in the second quarter of interviews for our Meet the Author Series is yet another one of our favorite humans, Graciela Tiscareno-Sato. Graciela, affectionately known as Grace, is no beginner when it comes to storytelling through a culturally responsive lens. Her own bi-lingual chapters began to mirror an undeniable perseverance and showed up… Continue reading Meet the Author: Graciela Tiscareno-Sato

In Other Words Wednesday week #9

Our ninth “In Other Words” Wednesday is here, and the word of the day is visible. Comment below and tell us how you remixed the word. Missed the instructions? Check out this post.

Meet the Author: q1

2021 started off with a bang. We hit the ground running with the launch of our Meet the Author Series.  The series features kidlit author interviews held monthly on the second Sunday at 4 pm CST(5 pm EST), streamed live via Facebook. Created to showcase the stories behind the author’s purpose and story development, the hour-long live… Continue reading Meet the Author: q1

Creating a Literacy Development Mindset

“Teaching children to read was one thing; keeping them interested in reading was something else.” ~Marva Collins Literacy development and instruction taught through a culturally responsive lens have long been a hot topic. Administrators know by the increasing number of professional development programs emerging, and educators know by the growing number of new strategies that… Continue reading Creating a Literacy Development Mindset

Why S.M.A.R.T. Learning is a bridge to #thefutureofeducation

In response to an emerging digital literacy culture taking shape in the classroom, Imagiread’s Head Imaginarian created a literacy strategy and coined it “S.M.A.R.T. Learning” in 2018. The strategy was designed to arm scholars with a personalized approach to sorting and categorizing information so that there are structured outputs, ultimately leading to an increase in… Continue reading Why S.M.A.R.T. Learning is a bridge to #thefutureofeducation

Community Literacy Matters: The Little Free Library @The Garden

As an entity that strives to consistently contribute to the community-at-large, Imagiread set out on a bold quest to annually center communal literacy development projects back in 2015. The commitment came on the heels of the findings for a community-based participatory research project that asked the community if they read regularly, when, what, and how… Continue reading Community Literacy Matters: The Little Free Library @The Garden

Imagiread’s Wheel of Imagination

Recently we put together a year in review post that outlined what we accomplished in 2020. In it, we referenced the release of our Wheel of Imagination and how it acts as the foundation of all of our programming. The Wheel was designed by Imagiread’s Head Imaginarian, Mrs. Tiffany, during her many years of classroom… Continue reading Imagiread’s Wheel of Imagination

In Other Words Wednesday week #7

Our seventh “In Other Words” Wednesday is here, and the word of the day is enthusiast. Comment below and tell us how you remixed the word. Missed the instructions? Check out this post.