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Links I Shared on Twitter this Week: January 25: #ReadYourWorld, #BlackHistoryMonth, #SelfCompassion + the Power of Children's Books

TwitterLinksHere are highlights from the links that I shared on Twitter this week @JensBookPage. Topics this week include #BoardBooks, #BookLists, #CommonCore, #copyright, #DiverseBooks, #GrowthMindset, #ReadYourWorld, #SchoolLibraries, #teens, #testing, learning, schools, and teaching.

Top Tweet of the Week

Why Prioritizing Relationships in Matters. Doing well on a isn't the end goal | vs.

Book Lists + Awards

GoodnightGorillaSome of my family's faves are on this list: Our Top Ten Tastiest by

24 Must-Have Books for Toddlers - from

RA RA READ: Beginning for Animal Lovers, + guide from Jennifer Wharton

2019 Nominees for Juveniles + | via

Diversity / Multicultural Children's Book Day

GhostBoys announces the 2019 Walter Awards – has the scoop

Children's Books! 3 stories Celebrating Cultural Heritage, Ecological Stewardship +

Best Multicultural Children's Books for Babies, Toddlers, & Preschoolers | from | PictureBooks

Events, Programs + Research

PoetA Plan to a in Honor of , w/ of selected titles, from

New research finds that (to complete over the summer) Harm Degree Completion / long-run success, despite earlier results showing short-term promise |

Growing Bookworms

Ten ways improve in schools by Margaret Kristin Merga "Teaching how to choose books they like" + lots more

EnchantedHourThe Secret Power of the Children’s by Meghan Cox Gurdon - Even infants get profound cognitive and behavioral benefits from sharing a vivid story

On Reading, Writing, Blogging, and Publishing

Thousands of Previously Copyrighted Works Will Now Be Freely Available to Use by + Others (w/ more to come each January) via

seem like ‘Netflix for ,’ but they’re a drain on budgets + result in "book-lending inefficiencies"

Skulduggery1My friend Jennifer Wharton is even happier than I am to see reissuing the books by |

Personal Growth / Parenting

It Took Exactly 5 Words to Teach a Major Lesson in | via


Data Was Supposed to Fix the U.S. System. Here’s Why It Hasn’t. "Nationwide data suggests that the growth of data-driven schooling hasn’t worked"

Five years after , a mysterious spike in failure rate among NY w/ signs of lasting problems for low-achieving students

Teenagers’ Lack Of Insight Into Some Of Their Abilities Has Implications For Counselling –

SelfCompassionHow Supports Academic Motivation + Emotional Wellness |

Learn Better From People They Love - | "Emotions assign value to things" |

Should We Be Teaching Optimism? - Guest post by for @mssackstein | Our societal tendency to pessimism is influenced by | should show kids the world is getting better (+ how to spot )

Why -Based Is Exciting And Where It May Stumble |

This Is a Problem says (and I agree) : That Are Closed All (or too much of) the Time "WE EXIST FOR KIDS!"


How to Introduce Principles Early to Help Inspire Interest in |

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