Capital High School African-American Read-In 2021 - NCTE

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Capital High School African-American Read-In 2021

March 12, 2021 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

All of my senior level dual credit English e-learners in both of my Communications 100 classes participated in the event during the first week of February.  They read live (in conference time) a short introduction about a black author before sharing  poetry, brief text excerpts, and children’s books.  In previous years, my students went to an inner-city elementary school to read in person.  Since this is not possible this year, we read aloud to each other. My co-teacher (who is delivering instruction face-to-face) was also involved.

Dr. Jo Blackwood

Details

Date:
March 12, 2021
Time:
8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Venue

On line during class conferences on Schoology.
1500 Greenbrier Street
Charleston, WV 25311 United States
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Phone:
304-546-7035 Blackwood cell