Tuesday, I had the pleasure of attending Region 11’s Annual Social Media Conference, which is designed to provide professional development for K-12 educators, higher-education faculty, and community business leaders. Here’s a summary of the sessions I attended, along with what
Most people see a Google Form as a quiz or survey tool. However, a Form can easily be shaped into literacy stations, learning stations, or learning centers. How? Google-Form sections, question fields, and text boxes hold hyperlinks to outside sources.
The need for literacy assistance isn’t confined to a single age group or geographic location. That’s why the Dollar General Literacy Foundation’s grant programs help improve the lives of people of all ages in many different communities. Dollar General has
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Unite for Literacy provides free access to more than 185 books available in approximately 35 language narrations. The ebooks, which are organized by topic, are mostly nonfiction with an emphasis on STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art/design, and mathematics). They include
The National Book Foundation’s 2017 Innovations in Reading Prize is a $10,000 award to an individual or organization that has developed an innovative project to create and sustain a lifelong love of reading in the community served. The foundation will