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What IMLS Means to Me...

With all the budget cuts, its easy to think that Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) doesn’t have as much impact as other programs. Sometimes, it seems like the same libraries benefit and other libraries (school libraries, rural libraries) feel left out. 587 more words

Reflection 8

Social Media and Collaboration Tools in the Classroom


Merit: I really like how it is so easy to collaborate and communicate on Facebook. Posting a status, making a group with certain people, or direct messaging are all effective and easy ways to communicate with others on this social media site. 802 more words


What to create today?

‘Creative’ is a not a word I have associated with myself. Hard-working, clever, ambitious, optimistic – yes, these are words I am more comfortable owning. Yet, here I find myself in a position that I have created to be completely creative. 140 more words


Reflection #8

Facebook appears to be a useful tool to use in the classroom. However, I believe that it could not effectively be utilized directly in an elementary classroom. 677 more words


Going Through the Motions

My mother is having heart surgery tomorrow. I’m not so much worried she won’t survive the surgery, as the healing process afterwards. I’m at a crossroad, not knowing what will happen tomorrow. 152 more words