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What's new in your September?

It's that time again. I get butterflies each year about this time. That very last free weekend. Please share your best new idea for this sc…

Started by Joyce ValenzaLatest Reply

Discussions Replies Latest Activity is hiring is hiring a library director to manage and grow our digital collection of resources about children's and young adult book…

Started by Nick Glass

0 Feb 22

Being an educator is STRESSFUL

Teacher librarian colleagues, I just wanted to share something I've been working on -- a website that brings mindfulness-based stress manag…

Started by Kristin McKeown

1 Dec 7, 2016
Reply by Kristin McKeown

Novice Needing Help with the Set Up of New Library

I have been asked to set up a library for my church's new school. So far I have collected books and inventoried them (made an excel spreads…

Started by Tricia Atkins

1 Dec 7, 2016
Reply by Krystal Gregory

What reference books do you feel are necessary in an elementary library?

I am wondering what to do with these dusty encyclopedias, dictionaries, and fact books.  I do think elementary students should learn how to…

Started by Shelly Haskell

10 Oct 24, 2016
Reply by Lisa Rutledge

Creating a Lexile Library

I am looking for any advice about creating a Lexile collection in the library. I have 300 lexile books right now and I look forward to addi…

Started by Titiksha Goswami

1 Sep 14, 2016
Reply by Titiksha Goswami

Going to Destiny from Alexandria

I've been asked to join my district's task force that will be evaluating/implementing our move from Alexandria to Destiny this summer. Any…

Started by Susan

4 Aug 27, 2016
Reply by MelodyJ. Philpotts

Survey (Role of social media in school librarians professional development).

Dear all, My name is Zakir, the IASL Takeshi Murofushi Research Award 2016 winner for the proposed research entitled "Role of Social Media…

Started by Zakir Hossain

0 Aug 19, 2016

Fines in Secondary

In order to increase circulation in my secondary schools I am trying to convince my leadership to allow us to stop charging library fines.…

Started by Suzanna L. Panter

11 May 17, 2016
Reply by Jennifer Armour

Research Elem. Teachers' PD Online

Hi everyone! I'm doing a project for my master's on how elementary school teachers use the internet for professional development and/or cur…

Started by Lauren Olson

2 Apr 30, 2016
Reply by Lauren Olson

TeachingBooks is hiring an Author & Publisher Liaison

If you know a positive, organized person who loves Children’s/YA books, and is interested in communicating and collaborating with authors a…

Started by Nick Glass

0 Apr 5, 2016


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