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From the Editor

Izida Zorde

The fall issue of Voice is delivered as educators work to get themselves and their students settled into the routines of a new school year.

Stand Like a Cedar

By Nicola I. Campbell, illustrated by Carrielynn Victor, Portage and Main, 2021, 40 pages, $19.99

Gender Neutral Language

Melissa Major

On this year’s day of pink (or on any given day in your classroom) consider challenging your class to spend at least one full day erasing the forced gender binary from all spoken and written speech by using gender-neutral language.

Using First Language (L1) as a Resource: Benefits of Students' Home Languages