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Stories of increased access to education and using education for progress

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New Gallup Poll Finds That Gen Z is a Generation of Optimists

A new nationwide poll revealed that although Gen Z individuals trend higher for poor mental health, they are overwhelmingly optimistic about their future and believe that their goals are achievable.
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14 Problems in the World — And Their Potential Solutions

A roundup of some of the major challenges of our time — and reasons to be hopeful.
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Good News This Week: September 2, 2023 - Yard Sales, Fundraisers, & Legos

Your weekly roundup of the best good news worth celebrating...
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24 Activities To Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month (2023)

Hispanic Heritage Month (or Latino Heritage Month) is a month-long celebration that kicks off on September 15th. We’ve put together great ideas to help you celebrate it...
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Quote Graphic: Books won’t stay banned. They won’t burn. Ideas won’t go to jail. — Alfred Whitney Griswold

48 Best Banned Books Quotes To Inspire Change

We’ve gathered some powerful quotes from and about banned books, which celebrate the invaluable role these works play in promoting critical thinking and fostering a more equitable society. 
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Peace Through Play: Ukrainian Children Find Joy in Moldova Playrooms

The United Nations recognizes the "right to play" as a universal right in its Convention on the Rights of the Child. An NGO in Moldova is working to ensure that refugee children from Ukraine are able to exercise that right.
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11 Ideas To Celebrate World Humanitarian Day (2023)

The world needs humanitarian support more than ever — and those who step up to serve that role deserve our support.
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Ultimate Calendar of Library Celebration Days & Months (2023)

Your simple guide to the dozens of national and international book-related holidays, weeks, and months.
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Ultimate Calendar of Book Holidays & Months (2023)

Your simple guide to the dozens of national and international book-related holidays, weeks, and months.
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The Best Wedding Trend This Season? Ending Child Marriage

Nonprofit VOW For Girls is making it easy for couples, brands, and individuals to make a difference in ending child marriage.
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