Join us for read-aloud sessions for children every Monday and Wednesday at 12 noon EST. Dr. Ayesha Rabadi-Raol (Ed.D. '20, Early Childhood Teacher Education) will read culturally relevant children’s picture books followed by a discussion and/or activities. We will include books discussing race, class, gender, (dis)ability, and various critical multicultural experiences.
This week Ayesha will be reading: Bringing the Rain to Kapiti Plain. Written by Verna Aardema/ illustrated by Beatriz Vidal
Is your child celebrating their birthday this week? Email Ayesha at firstname.lastname@example.org and she will help you celebrate!
About Ayesha Rabadi-Raol
Orginally from India, Rabadi-Raol has a background in commercial art and more than 18 years of experience working with young children. At TC, she has explored the experiences of “transnational” immigrant student teachers, whom she wants to help “take advantage of TC as a place of activism and change to provide a platform for socially and historically marginalized populations.” Ayesha is also an Assistant Professor at Sonoma State University in California. Read a story about Rabadi-Raol that appeared on TC’s website in summer 2018 .