March 20, 2020

Helping your patrons adjust to online learning

These are extraordinary times. The COVID-19 pandemic has led to school closures for 30 million U.S. children, possibly through the end of the school year. Your library can offer online help to parents and caregivers who find themselves in charge of classwork as schools switch to remote learning. Here are some online resource ideas for your library to share.

November 5, 2019

Make the most of NoveList and LibraryAware to support families that homeschool

Approximately 3% of school-age children were homeschooled in 2016, according to the National Center for Education Statistics.  Without regular access to a school library and licensed media coordinator, homeschooled students and their families need the support of their public library . Here are some ways you can use NoveList and Library Aware to reach out to and help homeschooling families in your community.