ESSA impacts everything: how schools get their funding; the rigor of evidence required to make purchases with those funding dollars. It’s a complete change not fully defined yet. Watch our January 12th webinar recording and stay tuned for more information on this evolving topic.
We just kicked off a brand new hashtag to start using in our Future Ready Librarians conversations on Twitter, Instagram and in other social media platforms. It is #futurereadylibs we can't wait to see where this conversation takes librarians, libraries and education in 2017!
It’s an honor for me to start this new chapter in my career as the Future Ready and Project Connect Spokesperson, along with a dynamic group of people who share my passion for libraries, learning and the children we serve. And with all of you! Together, we will make a difference!
In this era of 'fake news' it is more important than ever for school librarians to help students learn to understand how and where to find accurate information and become responsible digital citizens. Read Joyce Valenza's column and share your thoughts about 'fake' news and digital citizenship.