Today is the third annual Banned Websites Awareness Day, sponsored by the American Association of School Librarians (AASL). As more resources appear online, it is incumbent that we remain vigilant about the harms of internet censorship, including for students. Too many students are finding that overzealous administrators are keeping them from the very tools that will allow them to be truly literate in a digital world.
To learn more about the topic of filtering in schools, check out these resources:
Also a good read is YALSA's Wendy Stephens' blog post today.
If you have more resources, add them in the comments or tweet them to us at @ftrf