January 16, 2018

The Advocate's Toolbox

Educators On the Open eBooks App: Needs Work

The free books from the Open eBooks app could be a huge boon for students, but it’s not set up to benefit some kids who need it the most, and other kinks need to be worked out.

Dynamic Librarian Gets Apple ConnectED Grant for West Harlem Middle School

Peter Kornicker, a library media specialist at Don Pedro Albizu Campos Middle School in New York City, nabbed the Apple ConnectED grant for his school. This award translates into every student receiving an Apple iPad and every teacher, an iPad and Macbook, in 2015.