March 22, 2018

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Get Ready for Endless Summer Learning

A focus on learning—encompassing reading—reflects an evolving mind-set for librarians who run summer programs for kids and teens.

This article was published in School Library Journal's March 2016 issue. Subscribe today and save up to 35% off the regular subscription rate.

Video Winners ‘Own the Night’!

Take a break and pop over to the Collaborative Library Summer Program’s (CSLP) website to check out this year’s teen video challenge winners. Featuring winners from 23 states, including Florida, Idaho, and California, the clips include their share of zombies and other creatures of the night, but you’ll also find some rapping and other fun wordplay. Each winner received $275, plus $150 for their library.

Now in its second year, the video contest encourages teens to promote summer reading and […]