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Jazz and Friends Book Reading and Discussion
Jazz and Friends Book Reading and Discussion

Educators, families, community members and allies are invited to show their support for transgender and non-binary youth by participating in an evening of book readings and discussions.

The event will be held on Tuesday, May 7, 2019, at 6:00 p.m. at Gladwyne Elementary School and is sponsored by the Human Rights Campaign Foundation's Welcoming Schools and the National Education Association (NEA).

The books to be read are:

  • "I Am Jazz" -- the story of a young transgender girl based on the real-life experiences of Jazz Jennings.
  • "Julian is a Mermaid" -- a celebration of individuality and the power of being seen and affirmed
  • "They She He Me: Free to Be!" -- an exploration of pronouns and gender fluidity with diverse illustrations

These books and others on related topics will be available for purchase at the event. Light refreshments will be served.

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