Allegedly author Tiffany Jackson to visit RBHS on Oct 4

Posted by Jill Varns on 10/3/2018

In conjunction with the Unbound Book Festival, Columbia Public Schools is giving  students and teachers have  the opportunity hear from Allegedly author Tiffiany Jackson, who will be at RBHS on Thursday, Oct. 4. 

 Jackson, a 2018-2019 Project Lit author, will be speaking about  importance of reading diverse books that will aid in students ability to step in another person’s shoes to gain perspective. She will discuss how using literature aids students in talking about important topics that affect their everyday lives, develop empathy towards a compassionate understanding of themselves and others and recognize the dangerous consequences of inaction.