Sandy Holman: Award Winning Author and Director of Culture CO-O.P

Sandy Holman is the director of the Culture C.O-O.P and the author of award- winning titles: We All Have A Heritage, Grandpa is Everything Black Bad?, and Grandma says our Hair has Flair. Question: How did you get into writing?Sandy: “I worked in a school that was learning about black history: slavery, Martin Luther King, Harriet Tubman, etc. … Continue reading Sandy Holman: Award Winning Author and Director of Culture CO-O.P

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“Finger Trap” Beauty Standard

First we had the "thigh gap" and now I present to you "the finger trap." The finger trap is apparently a test of beauty just as the thigh gap is a test for fitness. In other words, it's all bull. I've read many English articles online about the "finger trap" and it seems that many of those articles are … Continue reading “Finger Trap” Beauty Standard

“We All Have A Heritage” Campaign empowers students and educators.

An 8-year-old girl in the Midwest thought she was different than the other kids at school because she was the only African American. When she discovered the book Grandpa, is Everything Black Bad? it transformed how she saw herself.  The “We All Have a Heritage” Campaign’s mission is to support children like this young girl. This campaign … Continue reading “We All Have A Heritage” Campaign empowers students and educators.