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New PBS NewsHour Video: Jason Reynolds On “How poetry can help kids turn a fear of literature into love”

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Here’s how the PBS NewsHour describes this video:

Literature can be daunting for some young people, so how can we create a culture of avid readers? Poetry can be a non-threatening alternative introduction for fledgling bibliophiles, giving them more “white space” on a page without losing narrative elements. Author Jason Reynolds shares his humble opinion on how poetry can entice young readers.

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