Chuchosbooks & Imagiread

Over the years, Imagiread has done all sorts of things to engage in an ongoing conversation about how equitable access to quality culturally responsive literacy development instruction needs to be first and foremost leading early childhood education. We’ve been fortunate to meet and work with some incredible individuals who share the same values throughout. Authors… Continue reading Chuchosbooks & Imagiread

In Other Words Wednesday week #11

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

Partner Spotlight: Alliance for Healthier Generation celebrates Asian American Pacific Islander (AAPI) Heritage Month

Our partners over at The Alliance for Healthier Generation are celebrating Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month with health and wellness in mind. Featuring nationally renowned chef Donny Sirisavath, a virtual event held on May 11, 2021, features Donny and his favorite Laotian specialties that remind him of his mother. Sign up to register here.

In Other Words Wednesday week #10

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

Earth Day 2021

We want to think that our humble beginnings had everything to do with raising awareness about preserving the earth and everything involved. Starting with our most precious resource, water. Our first children’s release, It’s Water Time, Ma!, was designed to encourage dialogue about how families think about water, especially proper hydration and conservation. The goal… Continue reading Earth Day 2021

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