Library Makerspaces February 2017

Toy Take-apart: Mass Destruction for a Purpose Kristin Fontichiaro   There are so many products one can buy to let kids experiment with circuits and, by extension, inventions. LittleBits, Cool Circuits, and Snap Circuits come to mind. Each offers affordances... (Continue reading)

School Library Advocacy

Teacher Librarian has teamed with School Library Advocacy “ to provide innovative tools, guided advocacy, and resources to empower school librarians to develop and use advocacy skills.” Their goal is “to create an engaged community for school library advocacy. The purpose... (Continue reading)

Ferreting Out Fake News

  Information literacy skills are something teacher librarians deliver in depth; providing expertise, resources, research, and collaboration to ensure this happens for students throughout our country. We need to make certain students become information literate. More importantly, we must instill... (Continue reading)