Discoveren(gender)edEpisode 15: Dr. Tonya Leslie on diversity and inclusion in children's texts
Episode 15:  Dr. Tonya Leslie on diversity and inclusion in children's texts

Episode 15: Dr. Tonya Leslie on diversity and inclusion in children's texts

Update: 2018-08-03
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On this episode, our guest is Dr. Tonya Leslie, an educational consultant who has worked for over 20 years in educational publishing. Dr. Leslie talks about creating educational content that engages students and youth in developing a cultural consciousness as a force for understanding ourselves and our society. She has also worked with school districts nationally providing workshops and seminars to help educators integrate this belief into their practice.

We speak with Dr. Leslie about her work on around literacy, academic resilience and culturally responsive content and pedagogy, and how literacy might facilitate resilience in vulnerable school groups and, in particular, in children of color.  

In our conversation, Dr. Leslie and I spoke about the following:

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Episode 15:  Dr. Tonya Leslie on diversity and inclusion in children's texts

Episode 15: Dr. Tonya Leslie on diversity and inclusion in children's texts

Teri Yuan