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Discussing the future of the textbook. Add your voice! « NeverEndingSearch

Discussing the future of the textbook. Add your voice! « NeverEndingSearch | librariansonthefly | Scoop.it
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Librarians on the Fly: When a picture is worth a hundred characters....

Librarians on the Fly: When a picture is worth a hundred characters.... | librariansonthefly | Scoop.it

QR Voice - another tool for librarians and teachers to use!

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Reading keeps getting better | Scripted Spontaneity

Reading keeps getting better | Scripted Spontaneity | librariansonthefly | Scoop.it
RT @mrscienceteach: My favorite feature of my new iPad: http://t.co/d6DNvZiZ...
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Digitization 101: Heading to the Computers in Libraries Conference this week (a pre-conference post)

Digitization 101: Heading to the Computers in Libraries Conference this week (a pre-conference post) | librariansonthefly | Scoop.it
Background information on Jill Hurst-Wahl (Heading to the Computers in Libraries Conference this week (a pre-conference post), http://t.co/xhk2wThs #CILDC #fb #in...)...
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Minor Details: Three-Minute Fiction's Age Rules : NPR

Minor Details: Three-Minute Fiction's Age Rules : NPR | librariansonthefly | Scoop.it
When 11-year-old Kahlo Smith found out she couldn't enter Three-Minute Fiction she wanted to why. #interesting
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Preview: The Hunger Pains « Good Comics for Kids

Preview: The Hunger Pains « Good Comics for Kids | librariansonthefly | Scoop.it
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The Goddess of YA Literature - two for tweens

The Goddess of YA Literature - two for tweens | librariansonthefly | Scoop.it
The twins Kasey and Kelly are back in DOUBLE TROUBLE 2: APRIL FOOL'S SURPRISE by Abby Klein with illustrations by John McKinley (Scholastic 2012).
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Top Ten Early Reader Recommendations

Top Ten Early Reader Recommendations | librariansonthefly | Scoop.it
There are wonderful picture books, middle grade novels and young adult books available to readers.  I never have trouble with recommendations for children or adults looking for books within those ...
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Old Church Converted into a Modern Bookstore - My Modern Metropolis

Old Church Converted into a Modern Bookstore - My Modern Metropolis | librariansonthefly | Scoop.it
We've seen some breathtaking libraries in the past and this bookstore is no exception when it comes to innovative design.
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Fidel Castro may have known of Oswald plot to kill JFK, book claims

Fidel Castro may have known of Oswald plot to kill JFK, book claims | librariansonthefly | Scoop.it
#interesting Retired CIA officer says Cuban leader ordered intelligence officer to listen for news from Texas on morning of shooting...
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Watch. Connect. Read.: Resources for the 2012 Notable Children's Books in the English Language Arts - Part 3 of 3

Watch. Connect. Read.: Resources for the 2012 Notable Children's Books in the English Language Arts - Part 3 of 3 | librariansonthefly | Scoop.it
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50 Great Google+ Tips for School Librarians | Online College Tips – Online Colleges

50 Great Google+ Tips for School Librarians | Online College Tips – Online Colleges | librariansonthefly | Scoop.it
School librarians can use Google+ to improve what libraries offer and enrich the learning experience for students.

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The Heart of Innovation: 50 Awesome Quotes on the Power of Your Ideas

The Heart of Innovation: 50 Awesome Quotes on the Power of Your Ideas | librariansonthefly | Scoop.it
Creativity, Innovation, Team Building, Leadership, Brainstorming, Idea Champions...

 

I'm always looking for good quotes. Here's a few I plan on using in my writing:

 

"Ideas are like rabbits. You get a couple and learn how to handle them, and pretty soon you have a dozen." - John Steinbeck

 

"The way to get good ideas is to get lots of ideas and throw the bad ones away." - Linus Pauling

 

"Why is it I always get my best ideas while shaving?" - Albert Einstein

 

Check out these quotes to use in your blogs or websites.


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20 Ways Libraries Are Using Pinterest Right Now | Edudemic

20 Ways Libraries Are Using Pinterest Right Now | Edudemic | librariansonthefly | Scoop.it
RT @NikkiDRobertson: 20 Ways Libraries Are Using Pinterest Right Now | Edudemic http://t.co/jaVa8lR3 via @edudemic...
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Suzanne Collins: the queen of teen fiction for tomboys

Suzanne Collins: the queen of teen fiction for tomboys | librariansonthefly | Scoop.it
Profile: Her sci-fi series The Hunger Games, which is now a film, has been called a modern classic. #lovethehungergames
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Advocacy Tip #234

Consider a mid-year library orientation or mini-orientations for students who start in your school after the beginning the year.  If you have a full teaching schedule and can’t squeeze in an ext...
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The Goddess of YA Literature - spare and lovely

The Goddess of YA Literature - spare and lovely | librariansonthefly | Scoop.it
KINDRED SOULS by Patricia MacLachlan (Katherine Tegen Books 2012)is simply a beautiful story of the love between a grandfather and his grandson. Our narrator, Jake, is 10.
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Cool Links: Highlights from the National Art Education Conference — The Digital Shift

Cool Links: Highlights from the National Art Education Conference — The Digital Shift | librariansonthefly | Scoop.it
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