Gloria Steinem, in a note to herself in a paperback during college wrote: " Most writers write to say something about other people and it doesn't last. Good writers wright to find out about themselves and it lasts forever.
"Extremists have shown what frightens them most: a girl with a book." Malala Yousafzai, the youngest recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize. She was shot in the head by the Taliban for being a Pakistani Girls’ Education Activist
Read stories with the children in your program because when we read, we learn about other lives, other thoughts and ideas, other beliefs and understandings. When we read our eyes and and our hearts are opened.