Author Helen Thorpe Discusses Education in Military Life

BookMarks interviews author Helen Thorpe on college preparedness and K-12 education for military families experiencing deployment in her new book Soldier Girls

Reading Roundup: Banned Books Week, Literary Awards, and #RequiredReading

This week's Roundup looks at Banned Books Week, some recent literary awards, and a bookish Twitter meme.

Global Education Prominent at the National Book Festival

BookMarks listens to The Smartest Kids in the World author Amanda Ripley speak at the National Book Festival.

Student Letters Spotlight Books' Impacts on Their Lives

BookMarks attends the Letters About Literature awards at the National Book Festival.

New Books Highlight Teacher Expertise

Elizabeth Green's Building a Better Teacher and Dana Goldstein's The Teacher Wars are two new books that address teaching and teacher policy.

It's All About Education in The NYT Book Review

Pick up The New York Times on a Sunday and there are lots of nooks and crannies where you might find education coverage.

Two New Book Lists on Education Policy

BookMarks shares two book lists recently published on Education Week's Opinion blog K-12 Schools Beyond the Rhetoric.

Reading Roundup: Early Reading, Balanced Literacy, and Trigger Warnings

This week's Roundup looks at a new pediatrician policy recommendation on reading, balanced literacy for New York City students, and trigger warnings for college students.

Reading Roundup: Summer Reads for Teachers and YA for Adults

This week's Roundup looks at summer reading books for teachers, and a recent debate over the generation-spanning appeal of young-adult literature.

Student Literacy in Washington Spotlighted in PEN/Faulkner Panel Discussion

A Washington Post book critic and three panelists discuss student literacy within the context of what it means to be the nation's most literate city.

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