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Young activists and the public library : facilitating democracy

Author: Virginia A Walter
Publisher: Chicago : ALA Editions, 2020. ©2020
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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"This book provides a number of strategies for libraries wishing to foster greater civic literacy and civic engagement in both children and teens, grades K-12"--
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Genre/Form: Bibliography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Virginia A Walter
ISBN: 9780838947388 0838947387
OCLC Number: 1137810462
Description: ix, 117 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Young people, civic literacy, and libraries --
Information for young activists --
Putting civic literacy to work: engaging children and teens as active participants in their communities --
Resources for civic literacy.
Responsibility: Virginia A. Walter.

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Assisted by social media and other digital tools, today's children and teens are energetic and active participants in a host of social causes. Public libraries can facilitate their activism by  Read more...

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