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Giles Gunn

Giles Gunn is a professor of global studies and of English at the University of California, Santa Barbara. He has held several fellowships, including a John Simon Guggenheim Fellowship, the National Endowment for the Humanities Fellowship, and a Rockefeller Foundation Bellagio Fellowship. Professor Gunn is the author of seven books, including Ideas to Live For: Toward a Global Ethics and Beyond Solidarity: Pragmatism and Difference in a Globalized World. He’s edited 13 titles, including Early American Writing and Pragmatism and Other Writings by William James.

PRH Education High School Collections

All reading communities should contain protected time for the sake of reading. Independent reading practices emphasize the process of making meaning through reading, not an end product. The school culture (teachers, administration, etc.) should affirm this daily practice time as inherently important instructional time for all readers. (NCTE, 2019)   The Penguin Random House High

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PRH Education Translanguaging Collections

Translanguaging is a communicative practice of bilinguals and multilinguals, that is, it is a practice whereby bilinguals and multilinguals use their entire linguistic repertoire to communicate and make meaning (García, 2009; García, Ibarra Johnson, & Seltzer, 2017)   It is through that lens that we have partnered with teacher educators and bilingual education experts, Drs.

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PRH Education Classroom Libraries

“Books are a students’ passport to entering and actively participating in a global society with the empathy, compassion, and knowledge it takes to become the problem solvers the world needs.” –Laura Robb   Research shows that reading and literacy directly impacts students’ academic success and personal growth. To help promote the importance of daily independent

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