Category: Immigration Curriculum

American Immigration Council

The American Immigration Council blog, “Teaching Immigration”  includes a review of The Good Braider.  The review offers a link to a lesson plan for educators teaching  about the immigration and refugee experience.  Here it is:  A Land of Refuge or Refusal? Perspectives on the Refugee Experience in the United […]

In Audio

Recorded Books will release The Good Braider read by Cherise Boothe in winter 2014. I know this audio version can be a boon for English language learners, enabling readers to read and listen simultaneously.

taking the story to Bangor

I was invited to Bangor High School to do my sound slide show and reading called “Children of War.” I found myself in a fascinating city way up north on the Penobscot River,  the former “lumber capital of the world.”  The three log-drivers in the statue called “The […]