I Think It’s Time to Rethink High School Reading Requirements

I Think It’s Time to Rethink High School Reading Requirements

Book Culture

When you were in high school, did you ever question the required reading choices to pass your literature classes?   The other day I was helping my younger brother with his English assignment and noticed that he had a copy of Heartless, an Alice in Wonderland adaptation. Surprised to see it in his pile of school books, I picked it up and with a smile I asked him proudly if he was finally taking interest in reading on his own time. Being a fan of fantasy, I must say I was a proud older sister at that moment. He then took the book and told me …