Teacher raises money for diverse children's books

November 23, 2014 5:30 PM

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A teacher at Casey Elementary School in Jackson has raised hundreds of dollars to buy children's books featuring diverse characters.

Ruth Ann Moss teaches second through fifth grades at Casey. The Clarion-Ledger reports that (http://on.thec-l.com/1yEaiFJ ) she found that her classroom library included few books with characters that her minority students could relate to.

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