Teachers who are tasked with leading instruction on personal finance are not always well-equipped to teach it — and can benefit from specialized training.
Community Conversations: Co-Authors With Local Ties Talk Importance of Diversity in Children's Books
Two sisters with North Texas ties had a goal: They didn’t want to just be published authors, but they also wanted to make sure they were filling what they call a void when it comes to diversity in children’s literature.
Kristi Yamaguchi has been busy during the pandemic, NBC News reports. The Olympic-figure-skater-turned-philanthropist has been adapting to California’s remote-learning mandate in both her nonprofit work and her personal life. Yamaguchi’s Always Dream Foundation has been working to help increase the time kids spend reading during the coronavirus pandemic. The group provides tablets stocked with digital books, as well as internet access through...