Slides 5, 6, and 7 courtesy of Dr. Jamie Naidoo, University of AlabamaUK Birth Certificate mistake as an example of the dangers of assumptions.
KY Data CenterNot most recent Census info
Paperwork translation and help for parents, FRC participation, parent teacher conferences, report card distribution
Free K Readiness gift, trusted location, easy to access, FCPS trying to close achievement gap for Latinos, school participation,
Evening program, bilingual, early literacy and kindergarten readiness, families can attend
VB an experiment of public library service to Latinos. Fully committed to serving Latino community from the beginning and this factors in to all decisions – location, staff, programs, materials, etc.
Kenton County preschool example.Boone County Spanish storytime.
Cultural barrier extends to many social systems.VB is trusted source where many other agencies can reach Latino community. This may not be the same in other communities. May need to find that trusted agency in your community to begin developing a relationship with the library.
Awards, websites, recommended authors and illustrators, publishers
Need to dig up a little background on each award.
Include resource lists and sample crafts – 25 Latino crafts, Día websites
Bossy Gallito flannel pattern
Mention that we need to be recruiting more bilingual / bicultural people to the profession.Tomas Rivera Policy Institute / Webjunction study
Pura Belpre, Americas award, online blogs, important authors