Have you been following #WeNeedDiverseBooks on FB or Tumblr? They’ve been coming up with spot on books pairs this summer. The WNDB Team has most recently been joined by Sona Charaipotra and Dhonielle Clayton. the Cake Literary Ladies! You know everything is bigger in Texas, including the state’s annual library conference. TLA has got to… Read More Sunday Morning Reads
This morning, Carl Harvey (president of the American Association of School Libraries) posted a new White House petition about requesting funding and recognition for school libraries in the re-authorization of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act. For it to become searchable we have 24 hours to get 150 signatures. It is easy to sign the… Read More White House Petition for School Libraries
Back in September, School Library Journal ran an article suggesting to new school media specialists/school librarians what they can do to get their career off to a good start. The recommendations were really pretty good and several I couldn’t write better myself. There were just a couple with which I didn’t agree, but my experience… Read More SundayMorningReads
I’ve interviewed a few bloggers and authors in celebration of School Library Month. First up: Nathalie Mvondo of Multiculturalism Rocks! Nathalie is developing a wonderful, strong network devoted to diversity. She keeps us informed and she keeps us smiling! She provides a very interesting interview while providing insights into libraries in her Cameroon. Thanks, Nathalie… Read More Supporting School Library Month
Show your support for school libraries by sharing your opinion on the polls that run here this month. Final results for all polls will be posted at the end of April. AH!!! I cant fix the typo in the poll!!