Author Archives: Free Spirit Publishing

2021 Black Voices in Children’s Literature Writing Contest Winners

All children deserve to see themselves and their lives represented in books written by people like them. To help make that happen, Strive Publishing and Free Spirit Publishing have partnered to create the Black Voices in Children’s Literature Writing Contest, now … Continue reading

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Happy Thanksgiving

Today is Thanksgiving Day in the United States. Our office will be closed today and tomorrow for the holiday as we take time to remember all we are thankful for. We would also like to express our gratitude for you, … Continue reading

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Modeling Compassion in Early Childhood Education

By Molly Breen When we teachers first decided to work in early care and education, our prevailing thought was likely, “I love being with children,” and perhaps, “I’m good with kids.” Once we began our early years of teaching, we … Continue reading

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Enter for a Chance to Win Gifted Education Books!

For nearly 40 years, Free Spirit Publishing has provided educators with innovative tools that help gifted students reach their potential and be their best—in and out of school. This month, we’re giving away three insightful new books for educators, parents, … Continue reading

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10 Fun STEAM Activities for Your Classroom

Adapted from STEAM In a Jar®: Experiments, Activities, and Trivia for Your Classroom by Garth Sundem With the school year fully underway, here are some activities to keep kids engaging their brains. These 10 fun (and educational) hands-on activities that … Continue reading

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