CFL Lit News: April 2021
April Issue 2021
CFL is here to help answer any and all of your questions about the COVID vaccine! Are you eligible? ….
CFL’s Resource Center for Children with Autism and Developmental Delays has 3 different workshops coming up in March for anyone who …
Open to Chicago early childhood care providers, these workshops are geared to help educators support the families they serve in..
For daily updates on COVID cases, deaths, and vaccines, the Chicago COVID Dashboard breaks down data by zip-code and demographic.
EVERYONE over the age of 16 is now eligible for the COVID vaccine. The City of Chicago’s website outlines all of the providers in the Chicago area where vaccines are available. The vaccine is FREE for everyone.
This website was designed by a 13-year-old in Evanston who struggled while helping his grandparents to find COVID vaccines. Before, people in search of the vaccine had to search..
Now that schools are beginning to reopen, educators face the unprecedented task of reorienting students to school-based learning after more than a year at home. This..
Especially in the light of the Chicago Police killing of 7th-grader Adam Toledo, it is impossible and irresponsible to avoid discussions of police brutality, even with younger students. This resource was designed for…
This blog post compiles several books–from picture books through young adults–that address police violence in age-appropriate ways.
We are searching for a candidate who will be responsible for providing strategic leadership and high-quality relationship building, for the largest…
Teamwork Englewood is seeking a highly qualified dedicated individual to fill the position of Job
Developer for its Reentry Program. The ideal candidate will establish and maintain..
UMOJA builds deep social-emotional learning (SEL) skills in educators to transform the ways young people experience school and the ways schools exist to..
CircEsteem is looking for a Program Coordinator with the ability to execute applicable programs including …
The Chicago Poetry Center seeks a highly organized, self-starting Program Administrator with experience in and a passion for poetry, education, and…
CLA member organizations work to push the envelope on literacy in Chicago with groundbreaking work every day – and you can help.
AmeriCorps provides opportunities for more than 70,000 Americans each year to give intensive service to their communities and country through three..
Helping a neighbor work on their reading, writing, math, English language or other skills is a powerful way to give back to the community.
UIC aspires to be an inclusive, respectful, and healthy environment for all members of our community. Treating each other with dignity, compassion, and respect remains one of our..
CHILDREN'S BOOK OF THE MONTH
Why is this Book awesome? To celebrate the end of National Poetry Month, we are featuring this book of poems that tells the story of…
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Learn a new game or read a book with one of UIC CFL’s Teen Peace Ambassador videos.
Are you enjoying family reading time? Then please join the following research! Parents’ Choices is designed for advocating Chicago families’ voices about children’s..
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