Join Cicely Lewis, the self proclaimed "Read Woke Librarian" as she shares her story of implementing the Read Woke challenge at her school. This challenge has ignited a fire in libraries across the world and opened the floor for meaningful dialogue between teachers and students about racism, sexism, LGBTQ rights, the Muslim ban, immigration and more. Learn how to start your own challenge, enhance your social media presence and gain financial support with Mrs. Lewis' step by step instruction.
Participants will learn how to implement a successful reading challenge that promotes diversity.
Participants will learn to promote literacy using social media.
Participants will learn how to allocate resources through grant writing.