Windows And Mirrors: Encouraging The Disruption Of Single Stories

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As teachers, whether it is a parent, caregiver, or school teacher, we each have the responsibility to teach children to read to succeed later in school. The article, “Building on Windows and Mirrors: Encouraging the Disruption of “Single Stories” Through Children’s Literature” by C. Tschida, C.Ryan, and A.Ticknor. is a good example on how stories separate by gender. According to Bishop, “Children have the right to read books that reflect their own images and books open less familiar worlds to them.( Bishop, 2012,p.9) So our society thinks that we will make it easier by having kids read books that shows kids how they should see the world according to what other people want them to see. For instance the story about Cinderella, Cinderella is
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