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Judy Freeman-Children’s Literature Consultant Reports Back From The ALA Conference

Back from ALA, having caught up on sleep but not e-mail yet. What a whirlwind, made all the more memorable by being in New Orleans. Every store and restaurant had posters saying: "Welcome librarians. Thank you for coming to New Orleans." Everyone we met said the same thing. The cab driver at the airport took [...]

Judy Freeman-Children’s Literature Consultant Reports Back From The ALA Conference

Back from ALA, having caught up on sleep but not e-mail yet. What a whirlwind, made all the more memorable by being in New Orleans. Every store and restaurant had posters saying: "Welcome librarians. Thank you for coming to New Orleans." Everyone we met said the same thing. The cab driver at the airport took [...]

Judy Freeman Reports From ALA

Author of the all new Books Kids Will Sit Still For 3Libraries Unlimited, 2006; www.JudyReadsBooks.com

Judy Freeman Reports From ALA

Author of the all new Books Kids Will Sit Still For 3Libraries Unlimited, 2006; www.JudyReadsBooks.com

Judy Freeman-Report from ALA New Orleans Continued

Afterwards, she said that she had been invited to sit at another publisher's table, but Angus Killick at Hyperion insisted she sit at the Hyperion table and she didn't know why. Angus knew, of course–he'd read the speech, as had the other Hyperion folks. (The speeches are prerecorded and they give everyone at the dinner [...]

Judy Freeman-Report from ALA New Orleans Continued

Afterwards, she said that she had been invited to sit at another publisher's table, but Angus Killick at Hyperion insisted she sit at the Hyperion table and she didn't know why. Angus knew, of course–he'd read the speech, as had the other Hyperion folks. (The speeches are prerecorded and they give everyone at the dinner [...]

Educational Blogging at its Best

If you want to be impressed by an educational blogger, try reading through Darren Kuropatwa's blog, A Difference. Recently, Darren posted a very comprehensive and detailed overview of blogs and other Web 2.0 technologies he used in his classroom over the past year. It's certainly worth checking out! His students have a a variety of resources on communicating, educating and understanding their [...]

Educational Blogging at its Best

If you want to be impressed by an educational blogger, try reading through Darren Kuropatwa's blog, A Difference. Recently, Darren posted a very comprehensive and detailed overview of blogs and other Web 2.0 technologies he used in his classroom over the past year. It's certainly worth checking out! His students have a a variety of resources on communicating, educating and understanding their [...]

Add This To Your Summer Reading List

Our School : The Inspiring Story of Two Teachers, One Big Idea, and the School That Beat the Odds (Hardcover)  by Joanne Jacobs -Amy Bowllan (comes via a school yard blog)

Add This To Your Summer Reading List

Our School : The Inspiring Story of Two Teachers, One Big Idea, and the School That Beat the Odds (Hardcover)  by Joanne Jacobs -Amy Bowllan (comes via a school yard blog)