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Laura Bush Foundation for America's Libraries and First Book Webinar

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Alex Dowdy
Program Manager, Education
George W. Bush Institute

At the end of September, First Book joined the Laura Bush Foundation for America’s Libraries grant awardees to discuss how best to use grant funds.

The Laura Bush Foundation for America’s Libraries grant awardees virtually joined First Book to learn how best to use their grants funds. Additionally, librarians learned more about First Book, their mission, and the resources available to educators. The webinar addressed the following:

 

    • Why First Book provides books and educational resources at an incomparable value to help educators serving kids in need stretch your award dollars and annual budget to reach more kids.

 

 

    • The many free resources to support critical topics like addressing student trauma, grief and loss, and having courageous conversations around race.