This blog accompanies the summit webpage: Building a Bridge to Literacy for African-American Male Youth: A Call to Action for the Library Community. http://bridgetolit.web.unc.edu
Thursday, May 17, 2012
Minority babies outnumbered white newborns in 2011
Today it was announced that minority babies outnumbered white newborns in 2011 for the first time in U.S. history. What does this mean for school libraires? For public libraries? For the publishing industry? How does this relate to and impact the literacy achievement of African American male youth?