Your Monthly Reading List
Hey there, book lovers!
Ready to explore some incredible pages? Each month, we pick out books we're excited about - not just for ECE educators or mighty center directors, but also books that'll light up any classroom. Our reading lists are like a treasure map, guiding you to some real gems! 🌟
So, who's giving you these awesome recommendations? Well, our in-house curriculum experts. They're like your bookish best friends – digging deep and finding the best resources for you, so you can save time and focus on what you love.
Ready to dive in? Here's to a fantastic journey of discovery, growth, and yes, a whole lot of fun! 🚀
Happy reading! 📖
January shines a spotlight on Leadership as we kickstart 2024's reading journey! Uncover fascinating insights and explore leadership in various captivating contexts with our picks this month. 📚💫
"Inspiring Early Childhood Leadership: Eight Strategies to Ignite Passion and Transform Program Quality" by Susan MacDonald focuses on empowering directors with effective leadership strategies. A must-read to evoke passion and drive impactful change in your program. 🔗 Link to the book
Shifting our lens to educators, "Teacher" by Gabbie Stroud paints an honest and powerful account of modern education. Let's uncover what leadership means for everyday heroes in our classrooms. 🔗 Link to the book
For the Classroom:
Our classroom pick, "Stillwater and Koo Save the World" by John J. Muth elegantly introduces the concept of leadership to kids. Through whimsical adventures, let's see leadership in action! 🔗 Link to the book
Excited for your leadership journey? Let the adventure begin! 🏆
February is all about celebrating Black History Month! 🖤 At ProBook Nook, we want to honor this incredible month through books that dive deep into the Black experience - in leadership, education, and the inspiring dreams of children!
In "Race, Work, and Leadership: New Perspectives on the Black Experience" by Laura Morgan Roberts, Anthony J. Mayo, & David A. Thomas, you'll get an insightful exploration of Black leadership in the workplace. This powerful read is flipping the script on traditional leadership norms. 🔗 Link to the book
For educators, "Unearthing Joy: A Guide to Culturally and Historically Responsive Curriculum and Instruction" by Dr. Gholdy Muhammad offers an indispensable guide to creating a vibrant, inclusive curriculum that celebrates diversity and fosters understanding. Let's enrich our classrooms together! 🔗 Link to the book
For the Classroom:
And guys, we have a treat for our classrooms. "Mae Among the Stars" by Roda Ahmed is a heartwarming tale of little Mae Jemison, who dreamed of reaching the stars. This beautifully illustrated book embraces dream, determination, and breaking barriers - the perfect introduction for children to Black history and space explorations! 🔗 Link to the book
Remember, knowledge is power, and this month, we're charging forward with that power in our hands and hearts. So grab these books, settle in, and let's get reading! 🚀
Happy Black History Month! 🖤📚