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Heavy Medal: It’s Never Been About Predicting the Winner

Post by Julie Corsaro
Posted October 15, 2012 in Kids & Book News, Readers' Advisory News

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The chair of the 2008 Newbery Award Committee, Nina Lindsay facilitates Heavy Medal: A Mock Newbery Blog at School Library Journal. Supervising Librarian for Children’s Services at the Oakland Public Library, she also runs an annual live Mock Newbery discussion at the library.

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Common Core: It’s not happening without the librarian

Post by Julie Corsaro
Posted September 12, 2012 in Common Core, Kids & Book News, NoveList K-8 Plus, Special Announcements

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Marc Aronson is a passionate and thoughtful advocate for the role of nonfiction in the Common Core State Standards (CCSS). He recently founded “The Uncommon Corps” as a resource to share information and expertise about nonfiction in the English Language Arts and Content Literacy standards...

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Common Core: Authentic Reading, Writing, Listening & Speaking

Post by Julie Corsaro
Posted September 11, 2012 in Common Core, Kids & Book News, NoveList Plus, Special Announcements

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Mary Ann Cappiello is an Associate Professor in the Language and Literacy Division of the Graduate School of Education at Lesley University. Together with her “Uncommon Corps” colleagues Marc Aronson and Myra Zarnowski, she is co-author of the series “On Common Core” in School Library Journal’s Curriculum Connections.

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Strategies for Finding Books for Common Core

Post by Beth Gerall
Posted September 10, 2012 in Common Core, Kids & Book News, NoveList K-8 Plus, NoveList Plus

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Are you an educator trying to find Common Core resources for your classroom? Or a librarian compiling lists of books that meet specific criteria for text complexity? With the rollout of Common Core State Standards (CCSS), many educators are struggling to find the right, high-quality reading materials that will help students succeed. NoveList can help.

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