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The 2013 Banned Websites Awareness Day slogan is “Let the Kids be the Filter!” But they need to be taught how.
This toolkit of replicable ideas equip educators with valuable instructional resources to accomplish that, featuring lessons to help students critically evaluate their search results – distinguishing fact, from opinion, and anecdotes, using visual clues from online content to infer purpose, recognizing bias, and identifying the elements of a website that will help them learn more.
Comic books and graphic novels have long been thought of as entertainment, but they can also be excellent learning tools. Katie Monnin and Nader Quamari explore how to use graphic novels in the classroom.
Pull up a seat at the table and join our team as they discuss our Curriculum Alignment services, see how they make decisions and the impact it has on schools.
Learn to use technology as an interactive learning tool.
Get the lowdown on a very strong curriculum and budget strategy in education.
Engage in deeper understanding of what "Depth of Knowledge" means and looks like, as well as specific strategies for success.
Get an overview of CCSS for reading literature and writing narrative texts for grades K to 8, and much more.
Hear how the 2014 Follett Challenge winners bring innovation to school.
Sheila Carr shares how libraries can utilize technology to its fullest in helping students prepare for the challenges ahead.
Hear about fruitful partnerships, engaging programming, and creative strategies to get kids reading.
Explore the why, what and how of arts integration in history and social studies.