21st Century School Libraries are Cool!
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Everything you need to make your school library a 21st century standout
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Is your library going Future Ready too? | eSchool News | eSchool News

Is your library going Future Ready too? | eSchool News | eSchool News | 21st Century School Libraries are Cool! | Scoop.it
Modern librarians can take charge in making their schools Future Ready.

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Reinventing libraries for 'hanging out, messing around and geeking out' - CNN

Reinventing libraries for 'hanging out, messing around and geeking out' - CNN | 21st Century School Libraries are Cool! | Scoop.it

Collections, staff and space dedicated to teens have existed in libraries for years. Now, libraries are shifting those resources to developing learning spaces where teens can create content instead of consume it. Research has shown the widespread positive impacts of afterschool programs on academic achievement and social behavior, especially in low-income communities. The need for spaces that engage teens becomes even greater during summer break, when teens have more free time, said Elyse Adler with the Nashville Public Library.


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Karen du Toit's curator insight, June 3, 2014 3:15 PM
Focus on teens - very exciting!
Freek Kraak's curator insight, June 4, 2014 4:17 AM

Wat kan de bibliotheek betekenen voor jongeren? Hier een voorbeeld uit de VS.