Author Archives: AASL
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
President’s Committee on the Arts and the Humanities, in partnership with the National Endowment for the Arts, the National Endowment for the Humanities, and IMLS, is accepting applications for the 2015 National Arts and Humanities Youth Program Awards. Libraries and … Continue reading
Ring out the new year by reviewing what worked for you in your school library these past 12 months. Why not share? Submit your success as a tip of the day! https://aasltipoftheday.wordpress.com/submit
Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art invites applications for the 2015–2016 William Reese Company Teacher Fellowship. The Reese Teacher Fellowship is open to high school educators and applicants may be affiliated with a public, private, or charter school. Reese Teacher … Continue reading
Engage students in science by using examples of what they know. Skate veteran and educator Bill Robertson, also known as “Dr. Skateboard,” teaches students about speed, velocity, and momentum at the local skate park. http://www.edutopia.org/video/learning-physics-skateboarding-engages-kids-science
National Library Legislative Day (NLLD) is May 4 & 5, 2015! Join other library supporters in DC and speak with your legislators about the importance of school libraries. Can’t be there in person? Share the promotional flyer and look for … Continue reading
Write for you national organization! AASL is seeking bloggers for its newly expanded Knowledge Quest website. To apply, please visitwww.ala.org/aasl/kq/bloggers.