Schmidt, Thein discuss aim of Strong Girls Read Strong Books

Amanda Thein

Photo by Mei-Ling Shaw Williams
University of Iowa College of Education Associate Dean of Academic Affairs and Graduate Programs Amanda Thein reads to elementary school students at a Strong Girls Read Strong Books event.

January 23, 2017

Strong Girls Read Strong Books, a weekly after-school program, is using books to talk with girls at local elementary schools about how to be strong. The program was founded by University of Iowa College of Education Associate Dean of Academic Affairs and Graduate Programs Amanda Thein and Associate Professor Renita Schmidt. Thein and Schmidt discuss the aim of the program in a BTN LiveBIG article.

Read the full article on BTN LiveBIG.

Source: BTN LiveBIG