This little creative interpretation of “Twas the Night Before Christmas” takes on a definite library slant and is so cute! It is making its rounds on our SCASL Library Listserv, and very much worthy of sharing!! “Christmas Wishes” Written by Frankie Adkins, ML, NBCT Professional Storyteller President Ex-Officio North Carolina Storytellers Guild PO Box 295 […]
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Posted in Uncategorized on Mar 17th, 2012
How do I start this reflective piece? I think I will just meander down memory lane and share what I did as well as what stood out. Preconference with Bob Berkowitz I went to the Bob Berkowitz pre-conference session, and more than pushing for us librarians to teach information literacy and use the Big6, Bob […]
Ok so Ive seen many versions of this and each time it tickles me to no end!! I love this song and everytime join in, no matter if it’s serious or just for fun. In celebration of Chistmas Joy, I bring it here for you. See the many versions available on Youtube as well!!
Posted in Uncategorized on Nov 6th, 2011
(Copied with permission; original author Dr. Joyce K. Valenza) It’s time to act! This week, promise to raise your political voice by participating in twopolitical activities to save libraries for young people! 1. Sign this petition now. I share this email from good friend andLJ/SLJ/The Horn Book publisher Ian Singer who forwarded a passionate plea to several of us […]
So looking forward to being there!!
Those of you in South Carolina know the value of DISCUS and probably like me try to do all but cartwheels as we evangelize using it along with any other paid subscription services for online research with our kids. I have used the downloadable content (logos, powerpoints, brochures and more) from our DISCUS Toolkit, but […]
Thank you Jennifer LaGarde for creating and sharing this!! Original graphic by @jenniferlagarde. Infolinks courtesy of @scsdmedia, @dsmacdonald, @dmcordell, @jane_librarian, @NikkiDRobertson featuring School Library Media Programs from coast to coast! Infolinks created with http://thinglink.com If you cannot see it in full here, visit here.
Okay I am on this panel, and I have promised to help promote. It also falls into the category of “Shameless Self Promotion.” So I shamelessly copied Doug Johnson’s original post to share via my blog. Forgive me Doug!! You said it so well, how could I improve on it? Yeah, the answer was to […]
It is with utter shock that I have read this article about Los Angeles teacher librarians essentially being put on trial to prove they are qualified as teachers. The byline from the article reads: If state education cuts are drastic, the librarians’ only chance of keeping a paycheck is to prove they’re qualified to be […]
This hit my PLN recently, and I must confess it excited me too. My initial thought was wow–something to show the uninformed! I also celebrated that its creator is from Winthrop University (and I am a 1986 alumni), and really close to my hometown here in the great state of South Carolina Darren Draper challenged […]