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Reading So Lit Classroom Pilot

This coming school year, it will be more important than ever to make reading relevant and engaging for our very young students. In support of all the dedicated, passionate, and creative educators helping the babies read each day, Barbershop Books is excited to introduce Reading So Lit Classroom; a new K-3 supplemental literacy program for schools! Through this […]

Alvin – Barbershop Books

My Barbershop Taught Me…

Hello friends, How are you? Thank you for subscribing to the Irby Review and sharing your thoughts with me each month. Here are some interesting articles I read recently that I think would be of interest to you. Building A Community for Black Male Teachers Superintendent Baron R. Davis of Richland Two School District in South Carolina is determined to hire more men of color […]

Alvin – Barbershop Books

What constitutes effective teaching?

Hello friends, How are you? Thank you for subscribing to the Irby Review and sharing your thoughts with me each month. Here are some interesting articles I read recently that I think would be of interest to you. Teacher Succeeded By Invading Students’ Precious Lunchroom Time The education columnist for the Washington Post brings our attention to teachers who stand out in […]

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Tips For Young Readers

Hello friends, How are you? Thank you for subscribing to the Irby Review and sharing your thoughts with me each month. Here are some interesting articles I read that I think would be of interest to you during these challenging times. How Students Benefit from a School Reopening Plan Designed for Those at the Margins Before a typical school year, teachers would […]