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  1. Partners in Literacy On-Demand Webinar

    How Schools and Public Libraries Can Work Together The Cuyahoga County Public Library System and its local Parma School System have piloted a rich partnership to help youth literacy. It began with after school programming led by librarians, branched out t ...

    SHOFMANN - 01/10/2014 - 11:18 - Public Library Association (PLA)

  2. Connect, Create, Collaborate: Supporting Teen Needs with Technology

    Over the past several years, technology has not only become a part of the every day life experience of teens, but it's also an integral part of the lives of the librarians that serve the age group. From Twitter to Vine and from coding to website crea ...

    admin - 02/03/2014 - 12:27 - Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA)

  3. Reading Instruction and Children's Books

    Although children’s librarians think learning to read is about books, teachers use buzz-words such as lexile, phonics and word walls.  Parents and students are often seeking grade appropriate reading materials.  Several methods are used to determine grade ...

    admin - 03/04/2014 - 16:18 - Association for Library Service to Children (ALSC)

  4. The Price Is Right at Unite for Literacy

    bgoldberg's blog E-Content By James LaRue How would you like 100 free ebooks for children, ready for immediate MARC upload to your catalog? Librarians have long known our extraordinary contribution to early literacy. And research from 2010 tells us t ...

    bgoldberg - 04/02/2014 - 10:42 - American Libraries Magazine

  5. Underfunded School Libraries Fight Back

    bgoldberg's blog The Scoop By Beverly Goldberg Advocating for school library services is a year-round necessity that becomes particularly pressing as spring approaches. That’s the season when school-district officials make their budget projections fo ...

    bgoldberg - 03/05/2014 - 16:26 - American Libraries Magazine

  6. Breathing New Life into Book Programming with Technology

      Through the use of free technology tools, school librarians can get students and patrons excited about reading and sharing what they read. Participants learn how to promote library materials, encourage book discussions, and teach kids and teens how to t ...

    admin - 03/26/2014 - 15:31 - American Association of School Librarians (AASL)

  7. The Goldie Socks Strategy—Creating a "Just Right" Library Program

      Award-winning author and librarian Jackie Mims Hopkins shares her book Goldie Socks and the Three Libearians. This program provides strategies to encourage enthusiasm and fun in the library. Through a PowerPoint presentation and storytelling, Jackie off ...

    admin - 03/12/2014 - 17:05 - American Association of School Librarians (AASL)

  8. Adi Redzic on What We Owe Each Other

    bgoldberg's blog The Scoop By Paul Signorelli Adi Redzic, cofounder and executive director of the financial-literacy organization iOme [I owe me],  provided an engaging example of the power of storytelling at “Financial Literacy: Why Students Need Li ...

    bgoldberg - 01/31/2014 - 12:26 - American Libraries Magazine

  9. Tales of a Former Child Soldier

    bgoldberg's blog The Scoop Ishmael Beah captivates crowd By Sanhita SinhaRoy “When you’ve been so deeply touched by violence, you don’t glorify it. You’re not fascinated by it in any way,” author Ishmael Beah told a captivated crowd of several hundre ...

    bgoldberg - 01/29/2014 - 10:13 - American Libraries Magazine

  10. Kate DiCamillo Named 2014–2015 National Ambassador for Young People’s Literature

    bgoldberg's blog The Scoop By Beverly Goldberg Kate DiCamillo will be inaugurated the 2014–2015 National Ambassador for Young People’s Literature in a ceremony at the Library of Congress on January 10. Winner of the Newbery Medal in 2004 for The Tale ...

    bgoldberg - 01/03/2014 - 11:36 - American Libraries Magazine

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