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Kiddle: New Search Engine Just for Kids!

Kiddle: New Search Engine Just for Kids!

Over at Mommy Maestra, blogger Monica Olivera brought my attention to a brand new search engine specially for kids! Kiddle […]

Mar 28, 2016     2 Comments
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Circle of Support for Pre-K Teachers

Circle of Support for Pre-K Teachers

Do you have a child who will be going to pre-k or kindergarten next fall? Do you teach preschool or […]

Mar 7, 2016     No Comments
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Writing During the Holidays

Writing During the Holidays

              Need to keep the kids busy during the holidays…and promote literacy at the same […]

Dec 21, 2015     No Comments
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What’s the Deal with Dyslexia?

What’s the Deal with Dyslexia?

Why is Reading so Hard? In the back of the classroom, Nina struggles. She doesn’t know what her teacher has […]

Nov 30, 2015     1 Comment
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A Word on Words

A Word on Words

What are words? Kids are hard-wired to learn language. Studies have shown that it is in their nature to learn […]

Nov 9, 2015     1 Comment
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School libraries change lives!

School libraries change lives!

“School libraries are the foundations of our culture — not luxuries.”   - Laurie Halse Anderson, Author School Libraries: Well Used and Well […]

Oct 11, 2015     No Comments
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Habits of Mind: Create, Imagine and Innovate!

Habits of Mind: Create, Imagine and Innovate!

“You can’t depend on your eyes when your imagination is out of focus.” ~Mark Twain “What is now proved was […]

Jul 27, 2015     No Comments
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Read What You Want This Summer

Read What You Want This Summer

Summer is in full swing, and many children are relishing not having to go to school or complete assignments. Others, […]

Jul 6, 2015     No Comments
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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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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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Bringing Books to Life

Bringing Books to Life helps educators and parents find fun and innovative ways to inspire children to read.

Read about our Preschool Literacy Program

Elizabeth Atack, Program Coordinator
615.862.5773

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Megan Godbey, Adult Literacy Coordinator/GROW facilitator
615.862.2264

Klem-Mari Cajigas, Bilingual GROW Project Facilitator
615.862.5800, ext. 73615