Monday, February 20, 2017

CCBC's Multicultural Stats for 2016

It's always exciting to read the breakdown of stats for the thousands of books that the CCBC receives each year from publishers.  How is the mirror that reflects the diversity of our children when held to the books published for them? Often, mighty white.

In this post detailing statistics on diverse voices creating content and diverse content in books as well as major national movements to spotlight more diversity in publishing for children, there is hope and some good, thoughtful reading. Still coming to their blog is a first-time, more detailed analysis of picture book content. It should also prove revealing.

Click here to read the full post 

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