Tag Archives: Common Core

ACL Meeting Reminder, ALA Conference Tidbits

ACL Meeting Friday, July 11, 2014: Just a quick reminder for our Bay Area members! Please join us for our ACL Meeting on Friday, July 11, 2014, from 9am-Noon at the Oakland Main Library. We will have our usual Book … Continue reading

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Children’s Book Week, Common Core Blog, Reading Among Youth on Decline

Children’s Book Week’s 95th Anniversary: Check out this link for information on Children’s Book Week, May 12-18, 2014, which is celebrating its 95th year! http://www.bookweekonline.com/?utm_source=Happy+CBW+2014&utm_campaign=Happy+CBW+2014&utm_medium=email More on Common Core and Children’s Books: MaryAnn Scheuer invites everyone to check out her … Continue reading

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STEAM Bibliography and ACL Institute Handouts Now Posted

The Association of Children’s Librarians of Northern California held its annual Institute last Friday, March 14, 2014 at the San Francisco Public Library.  Our vice president Eric Barbus coordinated this well organized event focusing on the Common Core and science-related … Continue reading

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New CLA “Briefings,” Lloyd Moss Obituary, Free Webinar on Common Core

    Briefings:  The newest issue of “Briefings,” the newsletter for youth services librarians from the California Library Association is now available:  http://www.cla-net.org/displaycommon.cfm?an=1&subarticlenbr=261 and click on August 2013, Current issue.  Congratulations to editor Celeste Steward on a great issue!  Check … Continue reading

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Nat’l Book Award, Keats Exhibit, Other News

Art of Ezra Jack Keats at Contemporary Jewish Museum The Contemporary Jewish Museum (CJM) presents The Snowy Day and the Art of Ezra Jack Keats, the first major United States exhibition to pay tribute to award-winning author and illustrator Ezra … Continue reading

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Webinar News

Missed the Infopeople Webinar “What’s New for Storytimes” and want to catch what was discussed? Just view the archive of the webinar, obtain the handouts, and read the chat, all available here: http://infopeople.org/training/whats-new-storytimes .  Nearly 500 people attended the webinar so … Continue reading

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