Honors for "Bayard Rustin: The Invisible Activist"
We are excited to announce that Bayard Rustin: The Invisible Activist is one of the seven finalists in Cybils’ Young Adult nonfiction category for 2015! We are very happy that Invisible Activist is getting the visibility it deserves! The book was also recognized by the Cooperative Children’s Book Center in their Choices for 2015.
Invisible Activist is a perfect book for the classrooms. Southern Poverty Law Center’s Teaching Tolerance project as selected it as suggested reading for Grades 6-8 in their Appendix D list of texts that meet Appendix B’s Common Core requirements and provide diversity in classroom reading. A rigorous review of the use of the book in-classroom and with consideration of Common Core can be read here.