February 2021 "Celebrate Black Voices" Reading Challenge!

  • Celebrate Black Voices Reading Challenge  

    Barker Road's Inclusivity Council is challenging all students and staff to take the February Reading Challenge Pledge to "Celebrate Black Voices!" Watch the video announcement!

    By taking the pledge, you agree to read at least one work (book, poem, article, or speech) written by a Black author, about a significant Black person, or about an event impacting Black lives. Our hope is that the whole Barker family will participate during the month of February.

    Here's what you need to do:

    STEP 1:  Take the pledge to get started: Reading Challenge Pledge.

    STEP 2:  Go to the BRMS Follett library catalog and explore the 4 different "Celebrate Black Voices" collections to browse the variety of reading options available. Place a hold on physical library items or access digital materials direclty online.

    STEP 3:  Read something that meets the criteria!

    STEP 4:  At the end of February, participants will have the opportunity to share their experience, considering these questions...

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