Teacher Review of Lola Levine Is Not Mean!
by Alexie Basil
Second grade can be tough—especially when it comes to writing!
That’s why Taquisia Jones, a teacher at Epps Island Elementary School in Houston, Texas, loves that Lola Levine Is Not Mean! presents her second graders with a strong, relatable, and culturally responsive role model who loves to write.
Watch the video above to learn how Lola both represents and inspires the students in Taquisia’s classroom—and how this feisty character may help teach your own students to solve their problems through the written word!
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