Tags » School Library Journal

Yes, He Can! Todd Burleson, SLJ’s 2016 School Librarian of the Year: Link to the Full Article!

Photo by Saverio Truglia

“Please keep robots out of the sawdust” is the kind of phrase heard around the library at Hubbard Woods School in Winnetka, IL, where Todd Burleson can be found leading engineering challenges, inspiring student reporters, and constantly inventing. 14 more words

Making

I'm the 2016 School Library Journal's School Librarian of the Year!

2016 SCHOOL LIBRARY JOURNAL SCHOOL LIBRARIAN OF THE YEAR ANNOUNCED

Contact:
Roger Jarman, School Library Journal, rjarman@mediasourceinc.com, 646-380-0746
Brittany Sullivan, Scholastic, bsullivan@scholastic.com, 212-343-4848… 910 more words

Making

Side Work Work Work Work Work

I feel like I’d be remiss if I didn’t at least mention the fact that within the last couple of months, I’ve had a full length feature article published in Public Libraries Magazine and also moderated a panel of five Young Adult authors for School Library Journal. 122 more words

Professional

A conference from your living room couch: SLJ Teen Live

Librarians, Teachers, Book Lovers: Are you registered yet for SLJTeenLive? Hurry. It’s this Wednesday, August 10, all day, and it features the likes of Leonard Marcus, Reyna Grande, Maggie Stiefvater, me – and… 201 more words

The Writing Life

Checking In: Newbery/Caldecott 2017

Yep, you read that right.  Travis Jonker wrote up a great list of some Caldecott and Newbery suggestions for his blog 100 Scope Notes on   161 more words

Get BOOKS

EBYR All Over: June 3, 2016

Welcome back to EBYR All Over, a Friday roundup of all the EBYR-related news, reviews, interviews, and other interesting online content we can gather in a given week. 212 more words

News From EBYR

Get Them to Read

Hello Parents,

I thought a small post on preparing young children for reading would be appropriate with the Children’s Summer Program close on the horizon. I love working with the little ones in helping them read, or just getting them excited about reading. 878 more words

Reading