Monthly Archives: June 2023

Teacher Professional Development Workshop, Kitale, Kenya

Teacher Professional Development Workshop, Kitale, Kenya

Margie’s Books provided books for 150 teachers participating in professional development sessions this summer in Kitale, Kenya. The book, Fish is Fish, was given to the teachers as Dr. Michelle Falter and her team led them in exploring intercultural learning. The professional development is part of an ongoing partnership among Upper Room Grace Ministries, NC State University and the University…

Jackson Creek Elementary School, Columbia, SC

Jackson Creek Elementary School, Columbia, SC

Margie’s Books is supporting Saudah Collins at Jackson Creek Elementary in Columbia, SC as she implements the book project, “Exploring the Beauty, Brilliance, Resistance, & Resilience of the People of Africa and Her Diaspora.” Some of the books that the students will read are: Water Princess, Amazing Africa–Country by Country, Africa is not a Country, Indigo Dreaming, and Black Gold.

Sulak Elementary & Middle School, Sirnak,Turkey

Sulak Elementary & Middle School, Sirnak,Turkey

Margie’s Books donated books to the 5th, 6th, 7th, and 8th-grade students in Sulak Elementary and Middle School in Sirnak, Turkey, which is in the eastern part of the country. The books are being used by social studies teacher (and assistant principal), Naif Egdemir, to support students as they prepare for end-of-grade tests to increase their problem-solving skills. Many thanks…