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Building a Library in the Sky – The Cloud and School Libraries ...

Building a Library in the Sky – The Cloud and School Libraries ... | SchoolLibrariesTeacherLibrarians | Scoop.it
Doug Johnson, Director of media and technology for a public school system, advocates cloud computing and hosting technology adoption for school libraries.
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Why Libraries? | forestgrovelibraryfriends

Why Libraries? | forestgrovelibraryfriends | SchoolLibrariesTeacherLibrarians | Scoop.it
More people are going to bricks-and-mortar libraries than ever. [Put down those Oreos, turn off your computer, see the light of day and visit a real public library, oh geek.] No other public institution exists for the purpose of ...
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The New Digital Divide: Expanding High-Speed Access - And Digital Literacies | Spotlight on Digital Media and Learning

The New Digital Divide: Expanding High-Speed Access - And Digital Literacies | Spotlight on Digital Media and Learning | SchoolLibrariesTeacherLibrarians | Scoop.it
Spotlight covers the intersections of technology and education, going behind the research to show how digital media is used in and out of classrooms to expand learning.
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Teacher librarians as 'information dietitians' |

Teacher librarians as 'information dietitians' | | SchoolLibrariesTeacherLibrarians | Scoop.it
Manifesto for 21st Century Teacher Librarians | Teacher Librarian ... This entry was posted in ETL401 and tagged digital citizenship, information diet, information professionals, lifestyle, smart info use, teacher librarians.
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teachtalk: Teacher Librarian Links 12/20/2011

teachtalk: Teacher Librarian Links 12/20/2011 | SchoolLibrariesTeacherLibrarians | Scoop.it
The Teacher Education Resource Center (TERC), located on Milne Library's Lower Level, offers students a large collection of curriculum resources for preK-12 instruction, including textbooks, videos, puppets, audio and ...
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Mr. Jones 8th Grade Literacy Arts Class: Tool 10 - The Digital Citizen

Mr. Jones 8th Grade Literacy Arts Class: Tool 10 - The Digital Citizen | SchoolLibrariesTeacherLibrarians | Scoop.it
Digital citizenship is therefore primarily about responsibility. This manifests itself in being responsible for ones level of knowledge about the workings of the Internet environment. It is not responsible to accept as fact anything ...
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Libraries on Google+ — The Digital Shift

Libraries on Google+ — The Digital Shift | SchoolLibrariesTeacherLibrarians | Scoop.it
RT @NievesGlez: Bibliotecas en Google+ #ci2crue #bibliotecas20 http://t.co/Jb4yj6kl...
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The Centered School Library: Library Supply Organizer

The Centered School Library: Library Supply Organizer | SchoolLibrariesTeacherLibrarians | Scoop.it
Create learning centers in your elementary school library. Teach at the center of your school and its educational mission! Work stations are simple to set up so that you can engage every learner, every day.
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The Keyword Blog: ISTE 2011: Put On Your ‘Big Girl Panties’ | 21st Century Information Fluency

The Keyword Blog: ISTE 2011: Put On Your ‘Big Girl Panties’ | 21st Century Information Fluency | SchoolLibrariesTeacherLibrarians | Scoop.it
This is a call to arms by Kathy Ishizuka. Many Library Media Specialists attended the ISTE 2011 conference in Philadelphia last summer. The "gorilla-in-the-room issue of threatened obsolescence" is what it's all about.
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Brotherly Love: Filling School Libraries « CBS Philly

Brotherly Love: Filling School Libraries « CBS Philly | SchoolLibrariesTeacherLibrarians | Scoop.it
Many Philadelphia schools suffer from a lack of books. To many adults who grew up with school libraries, it's inconceivable that some kids today don't have them.
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HoneyFern School: Libraries Are More Than Books

HoneyFern School: Libraries Are More Than Books | SchoolLibrariesTeacherLibrarians | Scoop.it
As Henry Ward Beecher said, "A library is not a luxury but one of the necessities of life," and from Victor Hugo, "A library implies an act of faith." Let's keep the faith, shall we? Posted by HoneyFern School at 8:06 AM ...
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How Digital Learning Will Benefit Low Income Students

How Digital Learning Will Benefit Low Income Students | SchoolLibrariesTeacherLibrarians | Scoop.it
Digital learning won't close the achievement gap, but it will lift the floor. More students will be more academically successful. Five years from now, a higher percentage of students will soon graduate from high school ready for college and careers.
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Top 10 Social Media and Libraries Predictions for 2012 |

Top 10 Social Media and Libraries Predictions for 2012 | | SchoolLibrariesTeacherLibrarians | Scoop.it
In keeping with tradition here are my top 10 social media and libraries predictions for 2012. 1. We will see a sharp increase in the number of libraries that have mobile friendly websites or library related applications for mobile ...
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I Love Libraries | Teaching High School

I love visiting libraries. When I spent a week in Washington, D.C. my favorite part of the trip was downloading primary sources in the Library of Congress. In Burlington, Vermont. I spent a few hours scouring the stacks.
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Play-and-learn libraries in govt schools gain popularity - Times of India

Play-and-learn libraries in govt schools gain popularity - Times of India | SchoolLibrariesTeacherLibrarians | Scoop.it
Play-and-learn libraries in govt schools gain popularityTimes of IndiaRANCHI: Playing and learning in the library is a new method of teaching which is gaining popularity in various government primary schools in the state capital.
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Why We Need Teacher Librarians……………….. « Going Beyond ...

Why We Need Teacher Librarians……………….. « Going Beyond ... | SchoolLibrariesTeacherLibrarians | Scoop.it
So it is global: A brand-new state-of-the-art high school library will open without its teacher-librarian. The West Australian states, “…the number of teacher librarians employed by the Education Department has dropped from ...
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Stories Are Light: We Really Do Need School Libraries and Teacher ...

Stories Are Light: We Really Do Need School Libraries and Teacher ... | SchoolLibrariesTeacherLibrarians | Scoop.it
My day job is in a school library as a teacher-librarian, but we're a dying species - and I have to teach English, literacy and a homeroom subject, despite being the sole TL. There are no more teacher-librarian courses in ...
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WhyAllIowaSchoolsNeedTeacherLibrarians - home

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RT @aniowateacher: RT @scsdmedia: Why all Iowa Schools Need Teacher Librarians http://t.co/oUdlqNr6 #iaedfuture #iowatl...
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The Pitfalls of Political Librarianship

The Pitfalls of Political Librarianship | SchoolLibrariesTeacherLibrarians | Scoop.it
Recently, David Lankes has argued that
librarians must be political. That is they must be aware of politics, aid their members in political pursuits, and actively participate in the political pro... (Should a librarian be political?
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Reflections On My First School Librarian Course | Timeless Violet

Reflections On My First School Librarian Course | Timeless Violet | SchoolLibrariesTeacherLibrarians | Scoop.it
I've never worked in a school library before. I didn't really know much of what goes on with that neck of the librarian woods. Outside of visiting school libraries when I actually was in school I had absolutely no real idea what a ...
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Lesson plan template and teacher librarians

Lesson plan template and teacher librarians http://t.co/mZGek8eP...
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New Haven High School emphasizes technology, comfort in new ...

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He describes the vision for the library as being a hub for the school, which is the direction many school libraries have moved in, Staal said. Most, he said, have incorporated greater technology. And he guesses that about ...
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The Centered School Library: Puzzle on Popsicle Sticks

The Centered School Library: Puzzle on Popsicle Sticks | SchoolLibrariesTeacherLibrarians | Scoop.it
Create learning centers in your elementary school library. Teach at the center of your school and its educational mission! Work stations are simple to set up so that you can engage every learner, every day.
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Library Blah-Blah-Blah!

Library Blah-Blah-Blah! | SchoolLibrariesTeacherLibrarians | Scoop.it
Like Jennifer Le Garde so aptly posted on her library blog, we are all honored to be a part of this "crowd sourced collection of over 100 essays from around the world about trends in school libraries written by librarians, ...
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