ERIC Number: EJ717532
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2005-Jan-1
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"Speaking Up" with Janet Wong
Young, Terrell A.; Vardell, Sylvia M.
Language Arts, v82 n3 p230 Jan 2005
Writer of children's books, Janet Wong is concerned about the number of children being unable to get the education and being left behind. Her books, which reflect her Asian heritage, have appeared on notables list and she was also honored with the IRA Celebrate Literacy Award, the Claremont Stone Center Recognition of Merit, the Penn State/Lee Bennett Hopkins Poetry Award and the New York Times Best Illustrated Book Award.
National Council of Teachers of English, 111 W. Kenyon Road, Urbana, IL 61801-1096. Web site: http://www.ncte.org/journals
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Elementary Education
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Identifiers - Location: New York