5 Technologies That are Revolutionizing Education Uloop News The popularity of tablets in the classroom can already be seen in many places. Apple has partnered with public and private institutions to provide iPads to students for school.
“Like roads, health care and education, libraries are an essential service. Libraries are not going anywhere and nor are librarians” said Laurinda Thomas, President of the Library and Information Association of New Zealand Aotearoa (LIANZA) in an ...
In an initiative called the ‘Library-Social Connect’, the students of Kendriya Vidyalaya Pattom presented books to the students of Government Upper Primary School, Palkulangara here the other day. The programme, titled ‘Gift a book and get a friend’ was aimed at providing students with ‘better opportunities to know about the society and other learning systems’, while at the same time cultivating friendships through books and reading, said KV Pattom principal S Neerada in a press note.
The conversation about the Common Core standards will be a hot topic at this year’s ALA Midwinter Meeting, as many public librarians make efforts to reach their patrons and community members—as well as form partnerships with school librarians—to...
Students at Emory M. Markle Intermediate School were hoping the odds would be ever in their favor as they celebrated the release of the movie adaptation of the "Huger Games" series' second book, "Catching Fire," Friday.
Blended Learning: Highly personalized design through effective implementation of instructional and information technology is changing schools. It's very possible that this approach will inevitably become an integral part of your school because of the extraordinary results being achieved.
Want to hang out with a bunch of really smart people? Spend a day at a convention of school librarians. That's what I did on Friday, November 15 in Hartford, Connecticut at the biannual convention of the American Association of School Librarians.
“Schools and libraries in all forms are transitioning their spends from providing physical items that are being stored on shelves and branches to digital items -- the fastest portion of their growth,” said Steve Potash in a recent interview.
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