Over the last several weeks I have been preparing to hold a Massachusetts Library Legislative Breakfast in my high school library. Save the dates, invitations, reminder emails and Facebook posts and events were created and sent. This event also coincides ...
2013 Louder than a Bomb Massachusetts Youth Poetry Slam Festival
Mass LEAP & Mass Poetry are bringing together over 200 youth poets and mentors from across the state to form community through the art of pe
Glassdoor – an inside look at jobs & companies
Search jobs then look inside. Company salaries, reviews, interview questions, and more - all posted anonymously by employees and job seekers
Libraries of the Future [VISUALIZATION] | LibraryScienceList.com
The following visualization was adapted from PewInternet.com, of a keynote address for the 2012 State University of New York Librarians Asso
School libraries shelve book-boosting plans as more student research goe...
WILMINGTON -- When the Wilmington High School library got rid of around 5,000 of its books, leaving just a few shelves full, one teacher sug
My personal ebook journey and the EBSCO eBook Academic Collection — @joy...
They deserve this e-content as much as the freshmen, sophomores, juniors and seniors who follow them twenty years from now. I must admit I w
Coming Up Sunday: Dr. Brené Brown on Daring Greatly - @OWNTV #supersouls...
For the past 12 years, Dr. Brené Brown has studied vulnerability, worthiness, shame and courage as a professor at the University of Houston'
The Passion Gap in School | Angela Maiers, Speaker, Educator, Writer
There is a passion gap in education, and students are falling through it and drowning in ennui.
5 Bookish Jobs That Would Make Readers' Lives Better
I recently devoured Ruth Reichl's third memoir, Garlic and Sapphires, which focuses on her six years as the chief restaurant critic for the
The Innovative Educator: 5 ideas for responding to what kids want the na...
5 ideas for responding to what kids want the nation to know about education. I had the pleasure of attending and presenting at EdCampNYC thi
Passion-Driven Teaching and Learning: Presentation and Resources | Angel...
Passion Matters. This presentation and resources will guide you as you make the case for passion in your classroom and organization.
A Media Specialist's Guide to the Internet: Teacher-Librarians
Here's a megalist for my fellow media specialists/teacher-librarians. It's taken a while to gather all the information and I will co
Permission to Play Please - The Power of Play in All Our Lives | Angela ...
The ability to play is is vital for the mental, physical, and spiritual health of kids and adults. Explore the benefits of play in our lives
10 New Educational Web Tools for Teachers ~ Educational Technology and M...
Hi everyone , this is Med wishing you all the best from Halifax,Canada. I hope you have had a great weekend and that you are ready to start
The Three Words for 2013 - Jessica Ann Media | Jessica Ann Media
I've found that three words are better than one resolution. At least it is for me. This post is a way to hold myself accountable in the new
American Indians in Children's Literature (AICL): Jodi Lynn Anderson's T...
Back in June, I read part of Jodi Lynn Anderson's Tiger Lily. I didn't like what I read and posted my thoughts. The book is now on School Li