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20 most clever ads for books, bookstores and libraries

20 most clever ads for books, bookstores and libraries | School Library Advocacy | Scoop.it
A list of most creative, award-winning print ads for books, bookshops and libraries.
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Dr. Laura Sheneman's curator insight, May 26, 2014 9:48 PM

These ads will make you smile.  Take a quick peek.  Maybe they'll inspire you!

Anna Rauvenpoor's curator insight, May 29, 2014 4:44 PM

I will be shamelessly stealing some of these great ideas.

Elizabeth Hutchinson's curator insight, May 30, 2014 2:34 PM

Nice one for a Friday! Have a good weekend! 

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Promoting school libraries, programs and teacher librarians/library media specialists.
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Eduwebinar - Professional learning network

Eduwebinar - Professional learning network | School Library Advocacy | Scoop.it
Virtual professional learning network for teachers supported by education webinars to boost professional development opportunities in an online environment.
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Maria Jose Vitorino's comment, March 9, 2013 3:18 PM
Great news! :)
jerigby's comment, April 3, 2013 5:29 PM
I love eduwebinars! It fits in to my schedule better than attending workshops.
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Three Things That Get People to Read Your School or Classroom Blog: Free Technology for Teachers

Three Things That Get People to Read Your School or Classroom Blog: Free Technology for Teachers | School Library Advocacy | Scoop.it

There three things that anyone can do to get more people to consistently visit a blog.

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GwynethJones's curator insight, April 27, 12:43 AM

I have to confess, I'm an inconsistant blogger. I don't think I'll ever have the time or the tenacity to blog every Tuseday and Sunday...or twice a week.

 

Sometimes I only blog once a month, sometimes twice, or even 4 times a month, but it's not the frequency that makes a blog successful, it's the information shared and the authentiicty of the message.

 

I really respect @rmbyrne  SO much for his excellent and frequent advice!

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6 Secrets For Incredible Growth As A Teacher

6 Secrets For Incredible Growth As A Teacher | School Library Advocacy | Scoop.it
6 Secrets For Incredible Growth As A Teacher
Via Susan Grigsby @sksgrigsby
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Self-directed learning leads to professional growth

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Susan Grigsby @sksgrigsby's curator insight, April 19, 6:48 PM
I thoroughly enjoyed reading this short, but thought-provoking piece by Terry Heick of TeachThought. Of course, in philosophical terms, these secrets work for anyone in any profession but I think it is especially important for teachers in the day & age of constant change. For media specialists, this couldn't be a more important framework of the dispositions that make one a truly indispensable member of the school community. Enjoy!
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Top 10 Things You Didn't Know Your Makerspace Needs

Top 10 Things You Didn't Know Your Makerspace Needs | School Library Advocacy | Scoop.it
By Lindsey Own - A makerspace teacher shares the top 10 unexpectedly critical components she found in high demand in her school's new makerspace.
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21 Digital Tools To Build Vocabulary -

21 Digital Tools To Build Vocabulary - | School Library Advocacy | Scoop.it

Effective vocabulary instruction is just about the most important instructional activity for teachers to get right

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A journey to iCentre thinking

Without a doubt, libraries will continue to evolve. The purpose and experience . . . will change, and change again, in the physical and virtual iterations. It’s daunting in many respects, but at the current speed of change in information /media management and dissemination, we’re best off when we assume that change is a constant. Prakash Nair and Annalise Gehlin, in the introduction to Rethink! Ideas for Inspiring School Library Design (La Marca, 2007).

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Visualizing 21st-Century Classroom Design

Visualizing 21st-Century Classroom Design | School Library Advocacy | Scoop.it
These five steps are essential in creating a 21st-century classroom: establishing zones, ensuring resource accessibility, encouraging mobility, igniting inspiration, and fostering respect.
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A Taxonomy Tree: A Bloom's Revised Taxonomy Graphic

A Taxonomy Tree: A Bloom's Revised Taxonomy Graphic | School Library Advocacy | Scoop.it
A Taxonomy Tree: A Bloom's Revised Taxonomy Graphic by TeachThought Staff If you're a TeachThought reader, you know that thought is a
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Check out the action verbs and weave them into student activities.

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Melinda Miller's curator insight, April 4, 12:45 PM

Check out the action verbs and weave them into student activities.

lfredric's curator insight, April 4, 9:08 PM

Check out the action verbs and weave them into student activities.

Judith Morais's curator insight, April 5, 12:42 PM

I just love this layout of the good ol' classic. Its inspired me to keep it on hand again as I plan for the terms Intensive Language unit. Check out the action verbs and weave them into student activities.


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Three Ways to Generate Topics for Your School's Blog: Free Technology for Teachers

Three Ways to Generate Topics for Your School's Blog: Free Technology for Teachers | School Library Advocacy | Scoop.it

Posting new content on a regular basis is one of the best ways to get parents to frequently check your school, library, or classroom blog. Coming up with blog post topics is the struggle that many people have in attempting to regularly update their blogs.

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Making Room for Children's Ideas Through PBL

Making Room for Children's Ideas Through PBL | School Library Advocacy | Scoop.it
An educator recognizes the value of PBL while watching his young son play creatively with engineering design, scaling, iterating, imagining, selecting materials, and mapping steps toward a goal.
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QR Codes Can Do That?

QR Codes Can Do That? | School Library Advocacy | Scoop.it
Seeking new educational uses for QR codes? Consider adding your voice, attaching PDFs, collecting parent information, sending a tweet, or changing the code's online endpoint.
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Spicing up QR codes.

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Joanne Schmidt's curator insight, March 15, 12:43 PM

Spicing up QR codes.

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Spicing up QR codes.

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9 Rules For Digital Citizenship -

9 Rules For Digital Citizenship - | School Library Advocacy | Scoop.it
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5 Characteristics Of Project-Based Learning That Works -

5 Characteristics Of Project-Based Learning That Works - | School Library Advocacy | Scoop.it

Interested in learning more about how to leverage great thinking and learning using authentic project-based learning?

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4 Practices for Increasing Student Engagement

4 Practices for Increasing Student Engagement | School Library Advocacy | Scoop.it
Spend the first five minutes of each class focusing on your students as people. Then keep them engaged through the agency of makerspaces, PBL, or Genius Hour/20 Time.
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Adding value: Principals’ perceptions of the role of the teacher-librarian | QUT ePrints

Adding value: Principals’ perceptions of the role of the teacher-librarian | QUT ePrints

This paper reports on a study into principals’ perceptions of the role of the teacher-librarian. Nine principals in Australia were interviewed about the role of the teacher-librarian and library in their school. The findings indicated a range of ways in which the teacher-librarian adds value to the school, including in their role as teacher, providing the principal with a broad perspective on the workings of the school, providing advice and ideas, and providing leadership in the use of information and communications technology (ICT) at the school. It also identified a number of personal qualities valued by principals.

 

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50 Ideas And Resources For More Visual Learning -

50 Ideas And Resources For More Visual Learning - | School Library Advocacy | Scoop.it
Working on your #sketchnote skills? Looking to encourage student sketchnotes? https://t.co/EovuaD0SFw #educoach #edchat #ETcoaches
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The Dangerous Myth About Libraries | Laurinda Thomas | TEDxWellington

http://twitter.com/laurindathomas Read about TEDxWellington 2016 which got featured TEDx Innovations blog on ted.com
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7 Steps for Turning Around Under-Resourced Schools

7 Steps for Turning Around Under-Resourced Schools | School Library Advocacy | Scoop.it
Steps for creating positive change at under-resourced schools include celebrating existing successes, allowing time to grow for school leadership, including the youth in school decision-making, and networking with other schools for inspiration.
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The School Librarian as Learning Alchemist | American Libraries Magazine

  At the same time, school librarians continue to serve their communities by linking children, young adults, and teachers with both the information they need and the skills to use it.
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Why Schools Need Teacher Librarians (Videos)

Why Schools Need Teacher Librarians (Videos) | School Library Advocacy | Scoop.it
A collection of videos demonstrating the role of the teacher librarian and the impact of school library programs on student achievement.
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27 Ways To Inspire Innovative Thinking In Students

27 Ways To Inspire Innovative Thinking In Students | School Library Advocacy | Scoop.it

Innovative thinking in students will flower when we design classrooms that absolutely can’t survive without it. Same with critical thinking, self-direction, creativity, and so on. Until we reach that point, it’s on the shoulders of the classroom teacher to tease it out of students through a combination of inspiration, modeling, scaffolding, and creating persistent opportunity.

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Free Technology for Teachers: 5 Tips to Improve Critical Thinking Skills - A TED-Ed Lesson

5 Tips to Improve Critical Thinking Skills - A TED-Ed Lesson #education https://t.co/xzlDq1mQNJ
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Transforming Unused School Spaces Into Something Amazing

Transforming Unused School Spaces Into Something Amazing | School Library Advocacy | Scoop.it
With staff vision and student and community engagement, turn the unused or under-used areas of your school buildings or grounds into gardens, labs, and makerspaces.
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Inquiry Based Learning: The Magic of Why

Meet OES alum, Travis Lazar, ’07, and hear about how inquiry-based learning helped him find success in his career at Intel.
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Chantal M. Simonelli's curator insight, March 13, 3:07 AM
We need to see more of this in our classrooms in order to ready our students for their future.
Chantal M. Simonelli's curator insight, March 13, 3:11 AM
We need to see more of this in our classrooms in order to ready our students for their future.
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School Libraries Transform | American Libraries Magazine

School Libraries Transform | American Libraries Magazine | School Library Advocacy | Scoop.it
Having transformative school libraries is an issue of equity. All children deserve access to the tools they need to learn, create, and share. 
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