NEA’s Read Across America and the NEA Foundation congratulates the following educators and schools who will receive $1,000 awards to purchase diverse books for their school libraries. The 2016 NEA’s Books Across America Library Books Awards are made possible by a contribution by The Weinstein Company and Walden Media in connection to their recent film The Giver, based on the popular young adult novel by Lois Lowry.
Mrs. Latricia M. Riggins (media specialist) is pleased to report that Hartley ES has been selected to receive a $1,000 library grant for their school library. New books will be purchased to add to the previous collection for patron check out.
A complete list of all Read Across America library grant recipients can be found at: www.nea.org/readacross. (Also there you will find lots of great resources from NEA’s Read Across America program.)