Some people feel that schools, libraries, and governments should be the judge of what books are good for kids others believe that kids or their parents should have the freedom to decide for themselves, and shouldn't have others' viewpoints imposed on them. Schools without departments or small schools with a few english teachers should organize a permanent committee charged with the responsibility of alerting other teachers to new books just published or old books now forgotten which might prove valuable in the literature program. Typical it doesn't surprise me at all that texas would oppose of this book the gross evils discussed in this book are true evils and they should not be banned.
School and university libraries, public libraries, classrooms, and businesses across the nation see attempts to ban books on a regular, if not frequent, basis joan bertin, executive director of the national coalition against censorship, said she encounters an attempt at book-banning or censorship every week banned books range from. - administrators should not have the right to ban books from school libraries banning books from libraries keeps students from their privileges of exploring new thoughts administrators should give alternative choices, so students still can explore new literature. In defense of book banning every fall the american library association celebrates banned books week — a but the fact of the matter is that schools and public libraries remove books from.
100 books every man should read what is a man's library without some literature on america's favorite pastime remind any of you good ol' boys of that. A good source of information on censorship questions is the school librarian, who knows more than anyone about what students read and like and what parents would not wish or will not allow their children to read. This is a list of the top 15 banned books which have great literary value high school libraries versus the common good earned it position 70.
Should school libraries ban the hunger games the good news newsletter but that doesn't mean the books should be banned outright. Banning books from the classroom: how to handle cries for censorship challenges to school materials are a common occurrence how should such challenges be handled. Parents are responsible for what their children read and should not pass that responsibility to the schools and public libraries i should be able to make my own decision about what books i want to read.
Retired school librarian pat scales, who wrote teaching banned books: 12 guides for young readers and is chair of the american library association's intellectual freedom committee, suggests that banned books have important lessons to teach youth, particularly when they are guided by their parents. Should some books be banned or school libraries the books concerned can easily be obtained from book sellers or public libraries, so any curious teen can still. 11 quotes from authors on censorship and banned books in observance of banned books week here's a list of quotes from authors about censorship & banned books. Single sex schools should not be banned books in our public libraries, schools and institutions of higher learning this type of literary censorship has banned.
Events gcblog georgia literary festival books all georgians should read library association's banned book week — a celebration of our freedom to read. Should certain books be banned from libraries and not in a good way to a library in a catholic school therefore, banning books should be a case-by-case. Book_censorship_in_schools_a_toolkit the national coalition against censorship (ncac) is an alliance of more than 50 national non-profits, including literary, artistic, religious, educational, professional, labor and civil liberties groups.