November 22, 2017

The Advocate's Toolbox

NBA’s Pistons Give Detroit High School Library a Makeover

A Detroit high school has scored a slam dunk—a renovation of its school library—by winning the Detroit Pistons’ “Reading Room Makeover” for 2015–16. More than 30 Michigan schools from 24 cities applied for the makeover, which supplies new carpeting, paint, and furniture.

Librarians Prepare for Students’ Response to “Go Set a Watchman”

School librarians from Alabama to New York City are assessing the role they can play in fostering discussions around Harper Lee’s controversial text.