Gadgets on the Go Dr. Dheeraj Mehrotra* (National Awardee) Tablets: I-Pads…..with no monitoring are the in thing today. “Teachers are no longer the fountain of knowledge; the internet is. The hunt of knowledge, information, ...
No expert is going to visit your school and tell you how to be a TL in the future. So, don't wait till the big expert comes to town with the most convenient workshop. Fierce librarians cannot wait for the annual conference.
Article by Keeli Cambourne on school libraries being transformed to support literacy development in students. Features the changes school libraries are making to accommodate the needs and interest of 21st century learners, incoluding ebook collections, students creating book trailers, National Year of Reading initiatives and supporting struggling and reluctant readers. Also features the benefits of recent refurbishments to these school libraries.
Features three Sydney schools: Roseville College, PLC Sydney, Mount Annan Christian College Currins Hill.
Excellent initiatives and ideas that would encourage more boys to read.
Minneapolis Star Tribune Stacks of books are history at Benilde library Minneapolis Star Tribune While schools nationwide are scaling back their libraries for budget reasons, that wasn't the case at Benilde, a private Catholic school.
Travel the many wonders of the world and go on a whirlwind adventure of historical, scientific and geographical significance as you discover our amazing planet. From the archaeological areas of Pompeii to the Hiroshima Peace Memorial, Google World Wonders Project aims to bring to life the wonders of the modern and ancient world.
Pushing between snack time and reading group, Zack, a third-grade boy, ducks into our school library while another class is beginning to check out books. “Sue, do you have anything about making stuff with paper?
Until library organizations – and librarians as a profession – become more creative in finding solutions to becoming more relevant to their community, we will continue to get the “Why do we need libraries?” question. Aren’t you tired of that question? I know I am