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Screen Shot 2019-02-20 at 5.49.37 PMMoving Beyond MLK Day: An Annotated Bibliography of Diverse Picture Books (2016) By Kaitlin Kamalei Jenkins

“[…] Many teachers need to be educated on how to access authentic multicultural children’s books and the importance of doing so in a classroom. It is also important to help educators realize that multicultural children’s literature should be used for subjects beyond cultural heritage months or social studies. In order to aid this endeavor, I have created a list of 21 multicultural picture books that would help develop cultural empowerment and cross-cultural empathy within a classroom.”