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Increase children’s meaningful engagement with books.

Dec 03, 2018

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Game Changer! Discover the Power of Book Access

Two literacy advocates with a deep passion for books, bestselling author Donalyn Miller and fifth-grade teacher Colby Sharp, showcase the power of children’s access to books, providing teachers and administrators with the tools and information they need to increase children’s meaningful engagement with books and to launch or sustain book access initiatives in their communities. Game Changer! provides years of independent-reading, classroom-program knowhow and research for educators at every level.

Art design award

Dec 03, 2018


Award for Applying History of Design in Education

The Smithsonian Libraries is calling for applications for the 2019 Neville-Pribram Mid-Career Educators Award. The Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Library in New York is the host location for 2019.

Augmented Reality Reading App

Dec 03, 2018


Augmented Reality (AR) Environment for Story Explorers

The startup Within Limited is bringing its expertise in making experiential virtual reality (VR) to the world of augmented reality (AR). In November 2018, the company launched its first AR experience, Wonderscope, as an iOS app.

Future ready library media specialist

Oct 15, 2018


Framework to Involve Librarians in the Digital Transformation of Learning

The Future Ready Librarians initiative is intended to raise awareness among district and school leaders about the valuable role librarians can play in supporting the Future Ready goals of their school and district.

Public Library Grants from PBS

Apr 16, 2018


Grants to Host a Conversation About Reading

US public libraries may apply for grants to host public programs around the upcoming new PBS seriesTHE GREAT AMERICAN READ,” an eight-part television and online series designed to spark a national conversation about reading and the books that have inspired, moved, and shaped the American public. The series will launch on PBS stations with a two-hour special event on May 22, 2018, at 8:00 p.m. (ET).

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