February 22, 2018

The Advocate's Toolbox

Technology Can Inspire Families to Read More. Here’s How to Make it Work in Your Library.

Technology continues to advance all corners of our lives. Now it’s finally made it into that quiet corner families love to read in – the local library. Peek into the world of educational technology, see how libraries are participating, and discover how affordable it can be to join them.


Meet the Starling – The High-Tech Early Education Wearable for…Libraries?

Meet Heather Hageli. Heather is the Early Literacy Coordinator for the Vernon Area Public Library (VAPL). The VAPL’s 50,000 square foot building is full of excellent resources found in most libraries. But, Heather just brought in an exciting, new tool that is showing her patrons the true power of words.