Tip of the Day for 02/23/2015


Students are eligible to win a $1,000 scholarship by simply posting a photo, illustration or other image to social media. That’s how easy it is to enter Picture Freedom, a national contest from Feb. 22 to 28 that calls on students 13 and older to celebrate the First Amendment and free speech in America. http://1forall.us

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Tip of the Day for 02/13/2015


Is your school district Future Ready? Check out tech.ed.gov/FutureReady and
www.futurereadyschools.org/about to learn more – and have your superintendent take the pledge!

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Tip of the Day for 02/12/2015


School Library Month is about YOU – the school librarian! Share your accomplishments and you could be featured in our school librarian showcase during the month of April – and you can proudly share the link with your school administrator! http://www.ala.org/aasl/slm/2015/showcase

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Tip of the Day for 02/11/2015


This video produced by the New Jersey Association of School Librarians demonstrates how School Librarians Transform Learning! Share widely! http://youtu.be/KTslgjLEzLw

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Tip of the Day for 02/10/2015


Have you checked out the new Knowledge Quest? It is the vehicle for school librarians to transform learning. On your quest to enhance your professional practice KQ offers breaking news, inspired blogs, and passionate conversations developing insightful professionals and stronger communities. knowledgequest.aasl.org

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Tip of the Day for 02/02/2015


In Mind/Shift, Paige Jaeger and Mary Ratzer (the presenters of the recent AASL webinar Get Thinking! Making the Most of Your Library Time) discuss how school librarians can help students and teachers in the transition back to an inquiry-based approach to instruction: http://bit.ly/1Dq84fg

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Tip of the Day for 01/29/2015


The Beacon Society, a Sherlock Holmes literary group, offers grants up to $500 to fund the development of programs that will introduce young people to Arthur Conan Doyle’s fictional detective. http://BeaconSociety.com

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