In a time when babies and toddlers often lounge in strollers while glued to electronic devices, what’s a librarian to do? Proclaiming “No … [Continue Reading]
Nearly 20,000 attendees convened in Denver for a notably robust ISTE 2016. There was the unveiling of the ISTE Standards for … [Continue Reading]
By Daryl Grabarek on February 21, 2017
Tinybop’s latest app, “Me,” offers an excellent opportunity for self-exploration.
By The Digital Shift on February 15, 2017
Many libraries work with local cultural institutions to provide patrons with free or reduced-cost access. These print passes can be checked out in-house by patrons just like other resources, complete with circulation limits, due dates, and fines. Some software companies are simplifying pass management with web-based tools to help patrons discover and check out museum passes and event tickets or make reservations.
By The Digital Shift on February 9, 2017
Gaining STEM skills is as important for young children as learning to read, asserts a new report by the Joan Ganz Cooney Center and supported by the National Science Foundation. Libraries could play a critical role in this call for more preschool STEM learning opportunities.
By Daryl Grabarek on February 8, 2017
A digital story imbued with activities and a message about tolerance.