The Assembly on Literature for Adolescents (ALAN) of the National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE) is pleased and proud to announce the finalists for the 2014 Amelia Elizabeth Walden Book Award for Young Adult Fiction.
Virginia middle school librarian Lauren McBride presents some must-have links and resources for librarians looking to hone their social media expertise. An expert in social media, McBride maintains her school's Twitter page, participates in a weekly Twitter chat hosted by the Virginia Association of School Librarians, and next month will lead a professional development
They are bound and sold as books but they are really a readily acceptable form of comics, which, while making progress as being a medium to be taken seriously, are often and unfortunately still looked down upon.
The Burt Award for Caribbean Literature was established by CODE – a Canadian charitable organization that has been advancing literacy and learning for 55 years – in collaboration with William (Bill) Burt and the Literary Prizes Foundation.
Best YA Books: Teenagers and adults have their share of tough issues, and everyone enjoys well-written stories about hardship and triumph. ... Read the full story written by Laurie Halse Anderson on Huff Post Books.
You can preview the library and read books online in multiple languages here. Unite for Literacy's About Us page shares its previous historical milestones–the Bali Children's Project, the Native American Family Literacy ...