When we started publishing videos on YouTube, we had no idea the channel would grow the way it has. Now, we’re fortunate to be able to offer YouTube channel memberships for Spanish Playground. These memberships became available in January 2021, and the response has been excellent!
Meg Medina, author of Evelyn Del Rey is Moving Away, and Juan Felipe Herrera, author of Imagine, have published beautiful Spanish language editions of their picture books. These award-winning Latino picture books bring the authors’ voices in Spanish to the experience of growing up in the United States.
Today is Multicultural Children’s Book Day 2021! Multicultural Children’s Book Day is in its 8th year! This non-profit children’s literacy initiative was founded by Valarie Budayr and Mia Wenjen; two diverse book-loving moms who saw a need to shine the spotlight on all of the multicultural books and authors on the market while also working to get those book into…
TimTimTom Books creates wonderful personalized bilingual books in nine languages. Children see themselves as the hero of the story and can read the story in the languages they speak. These books are a wonderful way to affirm identity and language abilities. Most important, they show children how special they are!
Diversity education is essential to giving children equal opportunity to succeed and to become culturally-aware, accepting people. Language Lizard’s new series of Living in Harmony books makes it easy to build diversity education into your classroom and home. This series is also a wonderful resource for language learners.