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Links I Shared on Twitter this Week: March 23: Introversion, #GrowingReaders, #KidLitWomen + #KidLitCon

TwitterLinksHere are highlights from the links that I shared on Twitter this week @JensBookPage. Topics this week include #ALAYMA, #BookLists, #Cybils, #FlexibleSeating, #GrowingBookworms, #kidlitcon, #KidLitWomen, #learning, #literacy, #Math, #ReadAloud, #SchoolLibrarians, introversion, schools, smart speakers, and teaching. 

Top Tweet of the Week

YES! This: Being An Is Not Something Which Needs To Be Cured | Introversion + being yourself should be celebrated | via

Book Lists + Awards

NothingStoppedSophieThe Newbery / Caldecott 2019: Spring Prediction Edition from

How To . . . (2018 Edition) — shares some new "how to"

22 Must Have Wordless for Kids of All Ages, from

12 Kid-Approved Middle Grade Books That Tackle |


WheresHalmoniToday on the blog, an Interview with Julie Kim, author of Elem / Middle Grade winner WHERE'S HALMONI?

Diversity + Gender

- Mothers and Fathers: Gender Stereotyping in by

The Fallacy of the Strong Female Character | Do we talk about "strong boys" in ? | via for +

Growing Bookworms

DrumsGirlsUsing Whole-Class Conversations for Closure after finishing chapter books in the by

Past our Classroom Walls | shares ideas inspired by + more

Why bookish events matter in terms of building + communities by |

Five Ways Your will Sell Itself (Without taking up valuable class time!) | |

Kidlitosphere / #KidLitCon

KidLitConNoDetail First Sponsor: Thank you Providence March 22-23, 2019

Hey there, + publishers | Sponsorships (March 2019) Are Now Open! – |

Hey there, + bloggers, authors, illustrators + advocates: The Call for Presenters for (next year) is officially open! –

On Reading, Writing, Blogging, and Publishing

JamesGiantPeachWho’d be a storybook parent? Bad things happen to them. |

"But this has been key: I realized I must find a way to run my private life, my life, and my business life as an . The new blog world offers just that advantage." via

Why Books Should be Your Priority, According to | |


Hey, Alexa, What Are You Teaching Our Kids? | | Impact of smart speakers on kids' +

BATWaitingGameInteresting post on the idea of kids needing a "Circle of Seven" caring adults around them + how this manifested organically in 's Bat series |

Schools and Libraries

3 Conversation Shifts in per – Product vs. Process, +

We’re looking for the next of the Year! | | Past winners inc. +

This is cool: British art wins $1 million teaching prize -

"I just wish it was easier to teach and be engaged in the broader world"

12 Ways to Upgrade Your | |


CuriousIncidentHow Novels in Class Can Strengthen Student Engagement |

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