Welcome to the Irby Review! Each month, Barbershop Books Chief Reading Inspirer, Alvin Irby, puts his proverbial pen to paper and delivers to you the most interesting articles that comes across his desk throughout the month.
Each article is though provoking, education related, and geared towards inspiring a love of reading among young Black boys.
If you have missed any of the past issues or want to read them again, here is a list of all the Irby Reviews:
March 2020: It Takes a Village
February 2020: It’s Not Really about the Money
January 2020: How to Get Kids to Read More This Year
December 2019: This Family Shares Story Love for Local Library
November 2019: Does TV and Video Games Stunt Healthy Development?
October 2019: Let’s Talk About Racism
September 2019: The Key to Black Boy’s Academic Success
August 2019: Literacy-Based Anti-Racism Approaches
July 2019: This Helped One Man Become a Millionaire
June 2019: Don’t Let Kids Decline in the Summer
April 2019: Kids Don’t Come with Instructions
March 2019: Impacts of Implicit Bias
February 2019: Relationship Building
January 2019: Untapped Opportunities
December 2018: Why We Need to Step Up
November 2018: Balanced Literacy
October 2018: Inspiration to Build Your Dreams
September 2018: New Insights and Adventures
August 2018: The Irby Review: Summer Recap
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