Dr. Helen Brooke Taussig. Along with Despite suffering from dyslexia and hearing impairment, she became a physician and along with Dr. Blalock and Vivien Thomas, found a surgical cure for "blue baby" syndrome.
Laurie Halse Anderson is the New York Times-bestselling author who writes for kids of all ages. Two of her books, Speak and Chains, were National Book Award finalists. Laurie was honored with the 2009 Margaret A. Edwards Award given by YALSA division of the American Library Association for her “significant and lasting contribution to young adult literature
Find free lesson plans, free colorful - ready to print activities that are perfect for parents, teachers, and educators, student certificates, a reading pledge page, a calendar of events and more for Read Across America Day! Find resources from the National Education Association (NEA) and Seussiville. Have fun celebrating Dr. Seuss's birthday! :)
A Womanist is a woman who loves women and appreciates women's culture and power as something that is incorporated into the world as a whole. Womanism addresses the racist and classist aspects of white feminism and actively opposes separatist ideologies