Hedda Sharapan Talks About Questions

Hedda Sharapan Talks About Questions

This article is reprinted with permission from Hedda Sharapan, PNC Grow Up Great Senior Fellow at Fred Rogers Center.   There’s […]

Jun 29, 2015     No Comments
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A Little Mood Music

A Little Mood Music

Art is how we decorate space.  Music is how we decorate silence.  – Anonymous Greetings! Ms. Jane here, from the […]

Jun 22, 2015     No Comments
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Waves and Water

Waves and Water

Time to hit the waves, even if it’s only in your imagination!  Canadian transplants and regulars on the TV show […]

Jun 15, 2015     No Comments
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Volunteer for the Library? Best Decision Ever!

Volunteer for the Library? Best Decision Ever!

This article is by our recent intern, Libni Guardado, with whom we all developed a lasting bond.  She’s been gone […]

Jun 8, 2015     3 Comments
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In the Meadow

In the Meadow

Summertime often gives families time to wander and walk in the meadows and forests.  For the record, and to help you introduce […]

Jun 1, 2015     No Comments
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Author Spotlight: Angela Dominguez

Author Spotlight: Angela Dominguez

  To continue an occasional series on Latina children’s book authors, today I want to introduce you to the work […]

May 28, 2015     2 Comments
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The Rules of Kindergarten

The Rules of Kindergarten

Preschool parents, springtime is upon us. Meaning that before you know it, it will be summertime, and you will be […]

May 25, 2015     No Comments
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Talking About Numbers at Home

Talking About Numbers at Home

Children who hear talk about counting and numbers at home start school with much more extensive mathematical knowledge, report researchers […]

May 21, 2015     No Comments
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Hispanics and Public Libraries: Research from the Pew Research Center

Hispanics and Public Libraries: Research from the Pew Research Center

New research from the Pew Research Center sheds  light on how Hispanics-now the U.S.’s largest nonwhite minority group-think about and […]

May 18, 2015     No Comments
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Author focus:  Jon Agee

Author focus: Jon Agee

              Jon Agee starts his books by thinking of a question, and lets it lead him to […]

May 14, 2015     No Comments
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