November 22, 2017

The Advocate's Toolbox

Edmodo Calls for Professional Development Speakers

The deadline to get in the running for a spot as a presenter at EdmodoCon 2016—and win a free trip to California—is March 16.

Librarians Use Social Networking Professionally More than Teachers and Principals, According to Report

A recent report conducted by MMS Education reveals that librarians use social networking more than other educators.

Soapbox: Not Fast Enough

SLJ’s latest tech survey shows that school librarians need to master a new game.

Global Education Conference: “Apps Galore”

The Global Education Conference, held around the clock November 12–16, offered a wide range of sessions by and for educators. In particular, “Appls Galore” emphasized a variety of ways to use this technology with young students.

Disaster Relief Programs and Publishers Offer Many Ways to Help Schools and Libraries Afflicted by Sandy

Those wishing to help school libraries and children’s collections that were damaged by Hurricane Sandy now have an array of giving options, thanks to several disaster relief programs, children’s book publishers, and charities.