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Read Beyond the Lines: Transmedia has changed the very notion of books and reading — The Digital Shift

Read Beyond the Lines: Transmedia has changed the very notion of books and reading — The Digital Shift | SchoolLibrariesTeacherLibrarians | Scoop.it
RT @AuntyTech: RT @HemBem: Patrick Carman-Transmedia is changing #books & #reading http://t.co/wMdjyq7w #tlchat #edtech #edchat #librarians...
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Teacher librarians are important

Teacher librarians are important | SchoolLibrariesTeacherLibrarians | Scoop.it
Web 2.0 revolutionized the means at our disposal to filter and share information. Whether by managing information by social bookmarking or RSS reads and feeds, or communicating with our school comm...
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Lesson plan template and teacher librarians

Lesson plan template and teacher librarians http://t.co/4x9GURX2...
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The School Library Link To Digital Literacy | School of Development

The School Library Link To Digital Literacy | School of Development | SchoolLibrariesTeacherLibrarians | Scoop.it
Oxford University Press Kiwa Media to create literacy aid - Scoop Daniel Kent: The National Digital Literacy Corps The classes are being offered through.
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mental_floss Blog » At the Libraries

mental_floss Blog » At the Libraries | SchoolLibrariesTeacherLibrarians | Scoop.it
Each week Miss Kathleen provides links to a variety of stories about libraries, authors, and books. If there's something noteworthy going on in your local library, leave us a comment! I know that you guys have been looking for ...
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Children To Make Libraries Their Second Classroom - Ghana

Children To Make Libraries Their Second Classroom - Ghana | SchoolLibrariesTeacherLibrarians | Scoop.it
Children To Make Libraries Their Second ClassroomGhanaMr Alikem Tamakloe, acting Volta Regional Librarian, said the lack of well-resourced public and school libraries can be a cause of the poor Basic Education Certificate Examination results in the...
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School library trends | New Technologies for Libraries Blog

School library trends | New Technologies for Libraries Blog | SchoolLibrariesTeacherLibrarians | Scoop.it
Edited by Kristin Fontichiaro and Buffy Hamilton, School libraries: what's now, what's next, what's yet to come offers a collection of over 100 crowdsourced essays from a mix of librarians, teachers, publishers and library ...
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keyword blog 10/31/2011 (a.m.)

keyword blog 10/31/2011 (a.m.) | SchoolLibrariesTeacherLibrarians | Scoop.it
Can We Teach Creative and Critical Thinking? - Education - GOODTags: critical thinking, thinking, 21cifhow is creative or critical thought defined and taught? And by what assessment can we measure it, if at all?
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NT school does away with library in favour of Google

NT school does away with library in favour of Google | SchoolLibrariesTeacherLibrarians | Scoop.it
From the NT Hansard  8/16/2011 Question from the Shadow Minister of Education.
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Does Grade 4 Know Where Books Are? Yes, They Do-ewey! | IST ...

Does Grade 4 Know Where Books Are? Yes, They Do-ewey! | IST ... | SchoolLibrariesTeacherLibrarians | Scoop.it
IST Library and Information Literacy Center. where your ... They were given a broad description of a possible school project and then they were asked to find a book that they could use to locate that information.
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AASL Conference 2011: More than 3000 Attend Nation's Largest Gathering of ... - School Library Journal

AASL Conference 2011: More than 3000 Attend Nation's Largest Gathering of ... - School Library Journal | SchoolLibrariesTeacherLibrarians | Scoop.it
AASL Conference 2011: More than 3000 Attend Nation's Largest Gathering of ...School Library JournalBy SLJ Staff More than 3000 school librarians, educators, and exhibitors gathered in Minneapolis, MN, to discuss the key issues that impact our...
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Libraries Tap into Crowd Power

Libraries Tap into Crowd Power | SchoolLibrariesTeacherLibrarians | Scoop.it
Wikipedians “smartsource” at their libraries to improve online content Wikipedia wants libraries to join the “crowdsource.” promote to slideshow:  Yes read more...
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Mobilize for help and hope: Petition Obama & Twitter bomb Senate!

Mobilize for help and hope: Petition Obama & Twitter bomb Senate! | SchoolLibrariesTeacherLibrarians | Scoop.it
It’s time to act!  This week, promise to raise your political voice by participating in two political activities to save libraries for young people!
1. Sign this petition now.
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Keeping Books Alive Melbourne Conference 26th November | Gabrielle Wang

Keeping Books Alive Melbourne Conference 26th November | Gabrielle Wang | SchoolLibrariesTeacherLibrarians | Scoop.it
I'm really looking forward to this day where I will be presenting with authors and illustrators such as Paul Collins, Meredith Costain, Susanne Gervay, (Preparing my talk for Keeping Books Alive conference for teacher/librarians.)...
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Ensure all school libraries are properly staffed, open, and available for children every day. | The White House

Ensure all school libraries are properly staffed, open, and available for children every day. | The White House | SchoolLibrariesTeacherLibrarians | Scoop.it
Any school receiving Federal funds should be required to have a credentialed School Librarian on staff full time with a library that contains a minimum of 18 books per student.
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AASL Conference 2011: Preparing Tomorrow's School Library Leaders - School Library Journal

AASL Conference 2011: Preparing Tomorrow's School Library Leaders - School Library Journal | SchoolLibrariesTeacherLibrarians | Scoop.it
AASL Conference 2011: Preparing Tomorrow's School Library LeadersSchool Library JournalLet's start with what it doesn't take: a school librarian who closes her door because she's too busy, who complains more than she works, and who simply views her...
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American Association of School Libraries National Conference

Thousands of school librarians and curriculum leaders attended this fantastic workshop. I attended sessions focusing on improving literacy and infusing lessons with technology. I can't wait to share what I learned!
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Top Ten Links 2.43: eBooks, Easy QR Codes, Time Management and Career Expectations

Top Ten Links 2.43: eBooks, Easy QR Codes, Time Management and Career Expectations | SchoolLibrariesTeacherLibrarians | Scoop.it
My personally selected top ten from the links I shared on Twitter 10.22.2011 through 10.28.2011. In no particular order:
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Mr. Smith at Conference with acclaimed teacher-librarians

Mr. Smith at Conference with acclaimed teacher-librarians | SchoolLibrariesTeacherLibrarians | Scoop.it
The 2011 BC Teacher-Librarians' Association Conference kicked off last Thursday with the Awards Night. Our own teacher Mr. Smith was one of the recipients to be acknowledged by his peers. Ms. Bonni...
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Eclectech Librarian: School Libraries: What's Now? What's Next ...

Eclectech Librarian: School Libraries: What's Now? What's Next ... | SchoolLibrariesTeacherLibrarians | Scoop.it
"Libraries. Librarians. Text. All in flux, reminding us of the apocryphal (but untrue) story that the Chinese symbol for crisis is made up of the symbols for danger and opportunity. How we interpret that apocryphal character ...
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LETTER: School Libraries Must Be Open Every Day to Teachers, Students - Patch.com

LETTER: School Libraries Must Be Open Every Day to Teachers, Students - Patch.com | SchoolLibrariesTeacherLibrarians | Scoop.it
LETTER: School Libraries Must Be Open Every Day to Teachers, StudentsPatch.comSchool libraries (media centers) must be a top priority. Staffing is essential and cannot wait.
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AASL—Streaming and Teaming for Strong School Libraries

AASL—Streaming and Teaming for Strong School Libraries | SchoolLibrariesTeacherLibrarians | Scoop.it
By Dorcas Hand The trouble with agreeing to blog this conference is that the days are so chock full of great sessions and good friends that I can’t sit still to write— or...
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The perfect school library - Northside

The perfect school library - Northside | SchoolLibrariesTeacherLibrarians | Scoop.it
NorthsideThe perfect school libraryNorthsideSchool libraries help children set up reading habits for life, writes Education Editor Susanna Freymark.
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QR Codes for Libraries and Education | 21st Century Library Blog

QR Codes for Libraries and Education | 21st Century Library Blog | SchoolLibrariesTeacherLibrarians | Scoop.it
There is even a QR Codes in Libraries Blog that began in April this year with the declaration that; “I believe the explosion of QR codes in the United States, accompanied by a growing spark of usage in libraries, validates ...
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