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Teaching Maya Angelou: New York Times Resources

Teaching Maya Angelou

Maya Angelou, poet and memorist, passed away this week. Angelou was widely known for her activism, and her first autobiography, I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings, has been taught in high schools throughout the nation. 

When it comes to honoring her legacy in the classroom, The New York Times offers resources for appropriately teach Angelou's work. The list offers resources, excerpts of her work and more. Read the full story.

EducationWorld also offers the following related resources: Every-Day Edit: Maya Angelou and Inaugural Poetry: Comparing Maya Angelou, Robert Frost and Miller Williams.


Article by Kassondra Granata, EducationWorld Contributor

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