Saturday, June 24, 2017
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‘Human capital’ can help districts maximize technology

As more technology is put into students’ hands, efforts are underway to urge districts to ensure that teachers know how to use it in their classrooms.

Library Conversations – a new video series

Library Conversations is a new video series produced by the Kentucky Department of Education. The first episode launched in April in celebration of School Library Month.

Thank a school librarian during April

April is National School Library Month, so now is the perfect time to share your appreciation for school librarians and the impact they have on student success.

Helping students find the answers

The Kentucky Science Center’s distance learning program tailors its lessons to allow students to investigate a question and reach their own conclusions.

Students and teachers benefit from public library partnership

Allen County schools is the first district in the state to give all students full access to the local public library.

McCracken librarian a candidate for ALA president

Terri Grief, the school librarian at McCracken County High School, is a candidate for the 2018-19 presidency of the American Library Association (ALA). An ALA member...

Jefferson County educator studies at Library of Congress

Pam Coomer, library media specialist at Fairdale High School (Jefferson County), was selected from a pool of more than 300 applicants to participate in the Library of Congress Teaching with Primary Sources Summer Teacher Institute.

Simpson County school librarian named 2016 National Geographic Fellow

Sam Northern was selected as one of the 2016 Lindblad Expeditions and National Geographic Grosvenor Teacher Fellows. Northern, who is a library media specialist at Simpson Elementary School, is one of 35 educators from the United States and Canada to receive this honor.

Jefferson teacher awarded grant for Library of Congress Institute

Pam Coomer, a library media specialist at Fairdale High School (Jefferson County), has been named a 2016 Fund for Teachers (FFT) Fellow. With her $3,200...

Collaborating outside her comfort zone

A Hart County library media specialist was attracted to the idea of collaborating outside her school, but she wasn’t interested in taking the easy way out.