Behind the Book ’s mission is to inspire New York City public school students to love reading by bringing accomplished authors and their books into classrooms and creating rich, innovative literacy programs. Our programs take place in underserved public schools, are part of the class curricula and meet the Common Core Learning Standards.
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Welcome back to another season of readings – the thirteenth! – by celebrated and... read more
Behind the Book would like to welcome our newest staff member, Alana Benoit, into... read more