February 22, 2018

The Advocate's Toolbox

Nashville Mayor Gives the Lowdown on School-Library Partnership

The mayor of Nashville, Karl Dean, shares his city’s successful—and replicable—collections and renovations partnership with Nashville Public Library’s Limitless Libraries and Metro Nashville Public Schools.

How Puppets Power Literacy at Nashville Public Library

Supporting literacy comes in many forms, and Nashville (TN) Public Library’s puppet troupe, Wishing Chair Productions, are part of a broader early literacy strategy that can be emulated by parents, educators, and other library programs.

Nashville Public Library Partners with Local School Libraries to Boost Results for Students

Librarian Tricia Bengel of Nashville Public Library shares her story about teaming up with local school librarians and offers practical tips for others in the industry.