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Boys Reading: A Focus on Fantasy

(written by Lynn McNamara, Scenic Park Library) At the AASL Conference Session,”Boys Reading: A Focus on Fantasy,” moderator Jonathan Auxier and authors Jon Scieszka, Adam Gidwitz and Neal Schusterman, William Alexander, and Tony Abbott discussed fantasy, mythology, science fiction, steampunk, dystopian fiction and … Continue reading

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eBooks in a K-12 Library?

(Written by Katie Saunders, I went to ALA in search of new information about utilizing ebooks and ereaders at the K-12 level and found a few new choice pieces of information. First I attended a session called “Critical Issues for … Continue reading

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AASL 2011: e-books, Answers from the Field

(Written by Ann Morgester, ASD Library CC) Session presented by Chris Harris – Director School Library System – Genesee Valley Educational Partnership, NY. Chris presented on not only the pros and cons of various readers and e-book platforms but also on some of the issues … Continue reading

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