Posted in June 2012

Libraries Around Town

A colleague recently pointed me to a blog post about the Paradero Para Libros Para Parques (PPP), which is a program that allows for very small libraries to be inserted into community hot-spots. In this case, it’s a partnership with the city parks. I think this is amazing because not everyone can always make it to … Continue reading

Book Review: The Pox Party

The Pox Party by M.T. Anderson My rating: 5 of 5 stars If I could give this book more stars, I would. The writing is a little heavier and more complex than your average YA book, but it’s worth it. You truly feel like you get to know this boy and share his disbeliefs as … Continue reading

Using iPads in Early Literacy

Thanks to Apple’s habit of making their products well-recognized, I don’t think I have to explain what an iPad is, but for the purposes of this blog post, it is a computer that is the size and shape of a tablet and its screen is controlled by touch and gently moving the tablet itself. In … Continue reading