Current & Past Work

“Learn how librarians can positively effect change in areas like digital equity and inclusiveness, while creating powerful programming for middle and high school students.”
Available to buy:

Educator & Community Discussion Guides

Not So Pure and Simple by Lamar Giles

Becoming YA Edition by Michelle Obama

​​Let Me Hear a Rhyme Tiffany D. Jackson

All the Things We Never Knew by Liara Tamani

We Are Not From Here By Jenny Torres Sanchez

The Beautiful Struggle YA Edition by Ta-Nehisi Coates

The First Rule of Punk by Celia C. Pérez

Strange Birds by Celia C. Pérez

Zonia’s Rainforest by Juana Martinez-Neal

Hemingway by Ken Burns (Documentary)

Dreams From My Father YA Edition by Barack Obama

When We Make It by Elisabet Velasquez

A Phoenix First Must Burn by Patrice Caldwell

Star Child by Ibi Zoboi

Allies: Real Talk About Showing Up, Screwing Up, and Trying Again

A Year To The Day by Robin Benway

The Door of No Return by Kwame Alexander

Love Radio by Ebony LaDelle

Professional Accomplishments and Accolades

MAEd, MA, MLIS (2023)
  • NCTE Affiliate President – Colorado Language Arts Society
    • Past President, 2015-2016
    • Assistant Online Editor, Statement, 2012-Present
  • NCTE Diversity and Inclusivity Task Force Member – 2016-2019
  • NCTE Executive Board Member 2018-2020
  • ALAN Board of Directors
  • Amelia Elizabeth Walden Award Committee Member 2020-2022
  • Educolor Steering Committee Member 2020-Present
  • Book Love Foundation Board Member 2020-Present
  • Library Journal Mover and Shaker 2020
  • Denver Public Schools Distinguished Educator 2017, 2018, 2019

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