November 21, 2017

The Advocate's Toolbox

Virginia Bill Requires Educators to Offer Alternative Book Option Upon Request

The protests of one mom, who didn’t want her son reading Toni Morrison’s “Beloved,” led to legislation that would require an “opt-out” option for assigned literature.

FL School District Lets Parents See What Kids Are Reading

After book challenges by a local parents group this summer, a southern Florida school district gives parents online access to see what their children are checking out of the media center.