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Love Your Library Month…

begins todayAmong some of the more unusual things taking place are an Egyptian dance session, African storytelling and as unlikely as it sound – a very special personal shopping service. Rachel Buller http://new.edp24.co.uk/content/news/story.aspx?brand=EDPOnline&category=News&tBrand=edponline&tCategory=news&itemid=NOED27%20Jan%202006%2019%3A27%3A29%3A847

Love Your Library Month…

begins todayAmong some of the more unusual things taking place are an Egyptian dance session, African storytelling and as unlikely as it sound – a very special personal shopping service. Rachel Buller http://new.edp24.co.uk/content/news/story.aspx?brand=EDPOnline&category=News&tBrand=edponline&tCategory=news&itemid=NOED27%20Jan%202006%2019%3A27%3A29%3A847

Last Minute Olympic Lessons

So far, the 2006 Torino Winter Olympics has been filled with horror here and unexpected results here. Check out Kathy Shrock's lessons, links and worksheets  on the Olympic games sorted by grade level. (some links come via Cheryl Carruthers) Try to beat the clock and test your Olympics knowledge here.  I'll keep my day job -Amy Bowllan

Last Minute Olympic Lessons

So far, the 2006 Torino Winter Olympics has been filled with horror here and unexpected results here. Check out Kathy Shrock's lessons, links and worksheets  on the Olympic games sorted by grade level. (some links come via Cheryl Carruthers) Try to beat the clock and test your Olympics knowledge here.  I'll keep my day job -Amy Bowllan

Just Wondering – See Correction

***Correction to this post*** Please see the following link for the Monroe Boces Technology Service. It's JAM packed with drop down links on just about everything that has to do with technology.  My apologies for this previous post and for "jumping the gun" as per an astute commenter pointed out. It probably doesn't pay to be [...]

Just Wondering – See Correction

***Correction to this post*** Please see the following link for the Monroe Boces Technology Service. It's JAM packed with drop down links on just about everything that has to do with technology.  My apologies for this previous post and for "jumping the gun" as per an astute commenter pointed out. It probably doesn't pay to be [...]

Send in the milk

Child's Opera According to Sendak: Send In the Bullies and Milk By CHARLES McGRATH "Think of it," Mr. Sendak said. "There was this bunch of children, and after every performance a part of the cast was sent off to Auschwitz, and then the next group of kids took over." http://www.nytimes.com/2006/02/10/arts/music/10send.html?8hpib</NYT_HEADLINE> http://www.nytimes.com/packages/html/books/20031116_SENDAK/

A Giant Step For Libraries

If your library has taken a  HUGE step forward, there's still time to submit the application. The process is here. February 15th is the closing date, which means this weekend should be a busy one for you. -Amy Bowllan

Educators Can’t Fix This One

Can someone answer the following question(s)? Who is at fault when school technology doesn't work? With all the talk about integration, I wonder sometimes if there are schools who do experience glitches in the system on a daily basis. From the blogs I read, technology appears to just be a WONDERFUL attribute to the learning environment…problem free. You just walk into class, turn [...]

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