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Links I Shared on Twitter this Week: February 17: The #Cybils Awards, #WRAD17, Schools and #Play

TwitterLinksHere are highlights from the links that I shared on Twitter this week @JensBookPage. A highlight this week is the fact that the Cybils Award winners were announced on Tuesday (Valentine's Day). Other topics this week include #BookGivingDay, #BookLists, #math, book selection, bullying, charter schools, friendship, growing bookworms, libraries, play, reading, schools, screentime, student volunteers, Valentine's Day, World Read Aloud Day, writing. 

Book Lists

WormLovesWormFor Valentine's Day: 10 Great #PictureBooks about Love – #BookList from @tashrow https://t.co/uWEepbw4hv

28 Black #PictureBooks That Aren’t About Boycotts, Buses or Basketball | Scott Woods  http://ow.ly/vWod3092nj8  #BookList #DiverseBooks

A curated #BookList from The Classroom Bookshelf to align with @litworldsays 7 strengths (curiosity etc) for #WRAD17 http://ow.ly/8imL3094tS5 

Cybils

Cybils-Logo-2016-Round-SmThe 2016 #cybils winners are LIVE http://tinyurl.com/zb55bra  #kidlit #ya #poetry #graphicnovels #nonfiction + more.  Thanks to all our judges!

5 Multicultural #Cybils Chapter Book Nominees, highlights from R1 judge Claire Noland  #DiverseBooks #kidlit http://ow.ly/IcB8308YgzW 

#Cybils Announcements Coming Tomorrow | judge @gail_gauthier runs down #YA speculative fiction finalists #kidlit http://ow.ly/j2oX308YfhD 

Happy 11th Blogiversary to @MsYingling, long-time #cybils category chair for middle grade fiction  http://ow.ly/fmH73094uI6 

Diversity

Multicultural Statistics for 3400 books received by @CCBCwisc in 2016 http://ow.ly/6bnF3092Vge  #DiverseBooks #kidlit #YA

Events + Programs

WRAD1712 Apps & Websites for World Read Aloud Day (or any day!)  #WRAD17 @litworldsays  @classtechtips  http://ow.ly/7An0308Yhho  #ReadAloud

Building a World of Empathy Through the Simple Yet Profound Act of #ReadingAloud @pamallyn @ReadBrightly  http://ow.ly/gvG33092VGy  #WRAD17

Celebrate World Read Aloud Day #WRAD17 on 2/16 w/ these free online + offline resources @Scholastic http://ow.ly/L2zN3092moN 

BookGivingDayBlogBadgeIn addition to #ValentinesDay + #Cybils Day today is International #BookGivingDay 2017  @bookgivingday | Give books! http://ow.ly/9Lbr3090lHQ 

Valentines for Walking Books: A Student Volunteer Success Story from @abbylibrarian that brightened my day http://ow.ly/GEyl3090mv7 

Growing Bookworms

On Kids Who Delight in Characters Behaving Badly by @kirleclerc @nerdybookclub http://ow.ly/rGCB308Yh4A  #JunieBJones + more

On Reading, Writing, Blogging, and Publishing

Willems_elephants_cant_danceLife lessons in “best friend” easy readers @teddyballgame83 @HornBook  http://ow.ly/Wa0m308TLhb  #kidlit @The_Pigeon #FrogAndToad

When They Still Just Hate to Write… | Some tips for how parents + teachers can support #writing @pernilleripp https://t.co/YUS7EAD6Th

Comical Information | Jennifer Wharton discusses + recommends #nonfiction #GraphicNovels @sljournal https://t.co/axqj1wHZrt

So Many Books, So Little Time: Tips for #Reading Strategically | @donalynbooks @nerdybookclub  http://ow.ly/Ojh4308YfHP  | Abandon books +more

A Good Scare: How Horror Books Can Help Kids Conquer Their Fears | @CurtisJobling @ReadBrightly  http://ow.ly/EYRJ3095grb  #kidlit

Schools and Libraries

CreativeBlockPlayReviews of three new books for #educators on the Importance of #Play @sljournal  http://ow.ly/YKi23090tyn 

Are teachers harming kids by assigning #screentime in class + #homework asks @Screensandkids @BAMRadioNetwork https://t.co/5gv5gqy81Q

How Access to Nature During The #School Year Can Help Students Thrive | Leah Shaffer @MindShiftKQED http://ow.ly/7VOT308XDX3  #Play

Not surprising, but worth reading: School bullying linked to poorer academic achievement @DailyGenius @drdouggreen https://t.co/rqZs8Ii4Xw

Hidden Digital Spaces (like @Twitter chats) Where Innovation in #Education is Brewing http://ow.ly/8oP6308TptQ  @MIND_Research #Collaboration

Buh-bye Barriers - A call from @lochwouters Stop #Library Fines + improve access http://ow.ly/DisS308ToZk [See also this followup: http://ow.ly/hx8P3090DA9]

Parent shares why she (and others she knows) chose #CharterSchool for her daughter @anaperiodista @HuffingtonPost https://t.co/0Jz6vO6gJj

In the age of robots, our #schools are teaching children to be redundant| @GeorgeMonbiot @guardian on other ways https://t.co/nIJlVdwqxu

STEM

Examples of (and motivation for) using #Math Talk with Preschoolers @easycda @BAMRadioNetwork  http://ow.ly/yQRd3092m59  #STEM #ECE

In Call for Early #STEM Learning, #Libraries Cited as Potential ‘Charging Stations’ | Lisa Jacobson @sljournal https://t.co/V3lFp17ee4

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Links I Shared on Twitter this Week: January 20: #STEM Books, #28DaysLater + Reading Aloud

TwitterLinksHere are highlights from the links that I shared on Twitter this week @JensBookPage. Topics this week include #BookLists, #DiverseBooks, #GrowingBookworms, #GrowthMindset, #ReadingAloud, #STEM, Black History Month, Book Giving Day, boys and learning, Lego, libraries, Multicultural Children's Book Day, Picture Books, play, reading, schools, SLJ Battle of the Books, and teaching.

Book Lists

AdaTwistThe 40 Best Multicultural #PictureBooks of 2016 according to @coloursofus  http://ow.ly/q8Uh307Z61V  via @tashrow #DiverseBooks #BookList

CCBC Choices 2017: The Final List of 246 favorite books for kids from @CCBCwisc http://ow.ly/cVMF3088jKm  #kidlit #BookList

The first educator-vetted list of Best #STEM Books for kids for 2017, published @CBCBook http://ow.ly/AdbY30886Pv 

12 Can't-Put-Down 12 Books for 12 Year Olds, a @momandkiddo #BookList http://ow.ly/WIf53083Sj1  @KateMilford @AdamGidwitz + more

Books to Get Your Students Outside and Immersed in Nature, #BookList by @thereadingzone @nerdybookclub https://t.co/yKeZ2NzH6D

Diversity

“Yes. . .I Have Those Kind of Books.” by @PaulWHankins @nerdybookclub   #LGBTQPIA #BookList #DiverseBooks https://t.co/637oC4umop

Events + Programs

28dayslogoWe Are Here: Announcing Honorees for the 2017 @brownbookshelf #28DaysLater #BlackHistoryMonth #kidlit celebration https://t.co/OXC8H9wCuC

#ReadYourWorld: Multicultural Children’s Book Day 2017 Events and Free Stuff | @RobertaGibson rounds up the details https://t.co/yyy9MW4CAy

The 2017 Contenders for @sljournal Battle of the Kids Books @SLJsBoB have been announced http://ow.ly/Ukhh3088iP3  via @medinger #kidlit

Dallas Public #Library hopes 'bookbike' is just the first of fleet to soft-pedal #literacy @Calebjdowns via @tashrow https://t.co/bWsNBfbYR1

Growing Bookworms

Followup from @TonySinanis 's son on things he likes about #reading + things #teachers do that help (+ that don't) http://ow.ly/38A33083QEM 

On Reading, Writing, Blogging, and Publishing

5 Great Places to Donate Your Old Books |Laura Lambert @ReadBrightly  http://ow.ly/KEU4307ZcjD  #reading

Parenting + Play

WinnieMeetsQueenNew Pooh author Jane Riordan says boredom is good for kids + parents overorganize | @MailOnline via @iamfree2think https://t.co/C8Yekkp4tG

Powerful words to say instead of “good job!” – @Teach_Preschool responds to @raepica1 @BAMRadioNetwork  http://ow.ly/gjFl3083Tst 

Want to Raise Successful Boys? Science Says Do This (But Their Schools Probably Won't) @BillMurphyJr  http://ow.ly/4Bha3083ThJ  via @sxwiley

World's first professor of #play (funded by @LEGO_Group) apply now for the most coveted job in #education @guardian https://t.co/tqmDgEyIX8

Schools and Libraries

RedCrayon#PictureBook Believing: Sharing Picture Books with Intermediate Students by @CarrieGelson @nerdybookclub https://t.co/4B6z6MSCqt

Our Adopt-A-Shelf Program: The Deets | @ShawnaCoppola  http://ow.ly/ysvs3083T9G  #libraries #RaisingReaders

5 Tenets of Student Choice to strive for in the classroom from @pernilleripp  http://ow.ly/gu4o3083RKu  #teaching

#GrowthMindset: practical tips you may not have tried yet | @Inner_Drive @GuardianTeach  http://ow.ly/GoSH3083Q5H  @drdouggreen #teaching

What Will it Take for Schools to Get Serious About “Healthy #Homework ” Levels?  @EmergingEdTech via @drdouggreen  http://ow.ly/4HZL308a5hA 

STEM

How and Why to Teach Children to Think Like #Scientists (w/ Free Printable science journal) from @mamasmiles http://ow.ly/AmBI3083Rml  #STEM

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Links I Shared on Twitter this Week: January 13: #Diverse #BookLists, #BookGivingDay, and #Education

TwitterLinksHere are highlights from the links that I shared on Twitter this relatively light week @JensBookPage. Topics this week include #BookLists, #STEM, Accelerated Reader, book-rich environments, educational disabilities, growing bookworms, International Book Giving Day, libraries, Jennifer L. Holm, Scott O'Dell Award, Marianne Dubuc, math, reading assessment, schools, Sydney Taylor Book Awards, teaching, and higher education. 

Awards

InquisitorsTaleThe 2017 Sydney Taylor Book Awards have been announced — @HornBook @JewishLibraries  http://ow.ly/d4dw307UwYx  #kidlit

So happy for @jenniholm for winning the Scott O'Dell Award for Historical Fiction | FULL OF BEANS  @randomhousekids http://ow.ly/ebG8307WIvj 

Book Lists

Mom @fuseeight evaluates + scores the 2017 construction-themed #PictureBooks to date http://ow.ly/dKeV307PpvR  #BookList

Less common chapter books for 7-year-olds to devour, a @momandkiddo #BookList http://ow.ly/TAV7307PpR0  @sarapennypacker @juanamedina + more

MuseumOfMysteriesThe #Diversity List: Picture, Easy, and Early Chapter Books of 2016 — @fuseeight   #BookList #DiverseBooks http://ow.ly/1otJ307Uyr9 

Events + Programs

Marianne Dubuc Designs Official Poster for International Book Giving Day 2017, reports @TarieS  http://ow.ly/6FVs307UwyS  @bookgivingday

Libraries Join National Initiative To Transform Public Housing into Book-Rich Environments @sljournal  http://ow.ly/YIUJ307UuU2  @nationalbook

Growing Bookworms

"Assessment that results in a student not wanting to read more...causes more problems than benefits" @ReadByExample https://t.co/RC9HcfqV4X 

Introducing Daliyah, the 4-year-old girl who has read > 1,000 books, visited the @LibnOfCongress  http://ow.ly/H0Rk307WMvr  @washingtonpost

On Reading, Writing, Blogging, and Publishing

HouseWithAClockTop 10 Homes in Middle-Grade Fiction according to @KeirGraff @nerdybookclub  http://ow.ly/itTS307Ppi0  #kidlit 

A genius idea from @momsradius | #Reading Parties where you read (separately) in bed with your kids http://ow.ly/9Wno307WKoB 

Rumors of the Demise of #Books Greatly Exaggerated @GallupNews   http://ow.ly/XVbR307WN3i  | 35% read 11 or more books in past year

Some ideas for #Audiobook bedtime stories…for grownups from @lyraelle  @HornBook  http://ow.ly/N8se307Xi4W  

Schools and Libraries

Sad! #Librarians Go Rogue In Devious Attempt To Save Books From Getting Tossed http://ow.ly/BZOm307WJsT  @HuffingtonPost via @100scopenotes

MathematicalMindsetsAre We Killing Students' Love of #Math? asks @alicekeeler | How can we get kids more engaged? http://ow.ly/nVso307UzN3  @joboaler #STEM

Tips for Parents & Teachers as Children Start School from @TrevorHCairney  http://ow.ly/TWOo307Uwor  | Look like good advice here

Supreme Court to decide: What level of #education do public schools legally owe to students w/ #disabilities? https://t.co/Fr5bLabeHW

Interesting discussion on Leftward Tilt of #Education Scholarship @educationweek http://ow.ly/LQQq307UBgY  | I esp. liked @CSattinBajaj piece

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Links I Shared on Twitter this Week: January 6: The #Cybils Finalists, #ScreenTime + Book Controversies

TwitterLinksHere are highlights from the links that I shared on Twitter this week @JensBookPage (plus a couple of links from last week, when I did not post very much and did not do a roundup). Topics this week include: #arts, #BookLists, #DiverseBooks, #GrowthMindset, #math, #RaisingReaders, easy readers, growing bookworms, reading, screentime, teaching, the Cybils Awards, and The Snowy Day.

Awards + Book Lists

Cybils-Logo-2016-Round-SmThe 2016 #cybils finalists are here!! http://ow.ly/TJST307AP21  | Check out these well-written and kid-friendly titles, by category

#Cybils blog: 2016 Finalists: What’s Being Said | Some of our favorite reactions from authors, publishers, etc. http://ow.ly/97z2307J9jS 

31 Days, 31 Lists: Day 31 – The Best #PictureBooks of 2016 — @FuseEight  w/ links to another 30 #BookLists  #kidlit http://ow.ly/Is0D307CRRw 

A Final Review Round-Up of Books for Beginning Readers from @mrskatiefitz  http://ow.ly/hUCS307CRtT  #EasyReaders #ChapterBooks #kidlit 

Diversity

AFineDessertThe PC Police Crack Down on . . . Kids Books | Meghan Cox Gurdon @WSJ calls for creative space for #DiverseBooks https://t.co/KC1ucqNL4F 

A Renaissance of Children’s Literature re: quality + recognition of #DiverseBooks says @literacious  #kidlit https://t.co/cBbPVTFJmK

‘We need diverse books,’ they said. And now a group’s dream is coming to fruition. #DiverseBooks @washingtonpost http://ow.ly/bVRU307JD1q 

E-Books + Screens

Science Says You Should Still Keep #Reading Print Books Over #e-Books | @good via @drdouggreen https://t.co/0wTQH5BsEq

KindleFireToddlers + Touchscreens: What Does the Research Actually Say? @MarnieKaplan @bellwethered @LarryCuban @drdouggreen https://t.co/dvzLR1PRZX

Growing Bookworms

Easy Ways to Get Your Kids (by age range) to #Read More This Year @ImaginationSoup @ReadBrightly   | Under-schedule! http://ow.ly/N0mg307H68a 

ReimagingLiteracyThree Keys to Creating Successful #Reading Experiences for less than avid readers from @pernilleripp  http://ow.ly/6ABt307H128  | Patience!

5 Reasons to Try #Audiobooks with Kids from @growingbbb  http://ow.ly/vqVe307IRAm  | e.g. #5 Adds more #ReadAloud time into your child's day

Growth Mindset

Pokemon Go Helps #Teachers Develop a #GrowthMindset | a reminder to try learning from kids by @mssackstein https://t.co/5m1Tl5KSXq

Kidlitosphere

Morning Notes: #kidlit news from @100scopenotes | I WANT the #SnowyDay stamps coming soon http://ow.ly/5cTE307H4Vo 

On Reading, Writing, Blogging, and Publishing

LittleHouseBigWoodsWhat #kidlit will survive 100 years from now? David Thorpe reflects on #LittleHouse + #GreenGables http://ow.ly/6bHJ307H4BR  @AwfullyBigBlog

I can heartily agree with some of @mrskatiefitz 's 2016 #Kidlit #Reading Pet Peeves http://ow.ly/A25f307s3R0  - esp. "prescriptive + preachy"

ParentingUnplugged Ideas to Keep Kids Busy (+ connect with them) While You Cook Dinner from @momandkiddo  http://ow.ly/NSkh307H4pd  #parenting

Schools and Libraries

Four concepts to help #teachers in Moving from a Classroom of Kids to a Community of #Learners | @bethhill2829 https://t.co/h3artQvBvS

STEAM

The #arts help kids with #math, critical thinking + fine motor |Cory Rosenberg @MotherNatureNet  http://ow.ly/pKJP307CS3M  via @drdouggreen

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Links I Shared on Twitter this Week: December 23: #GrowthMindset, Holiday Advice + Young Advanced Readers

TwitterLinksHere are highlights from the links that I shared on Twitter this week @JensBookPage. Topics this week include #BookLists, #DiverseBooks, #GrowthMindset, #ReadAloud, #STEM, bibliotherapy, book awards, book series, Escape Adulthood, free range kids, gift guides, growing bookworms, holidays, parenting, and play. Wishing all who celebrate it a joyful Christmas weekend!

Book Lists + Awards

Rescuers62 Essential (and less common) #ReadAloud Books for Families from @momandkiddo   #kidlit #BookList https://t.co/QUx5SYtiSl

Timely #BookList from @TrevorHCairney  | 26 Children's Books About the #ChristmasStory http://ow.ly/65Hl307nvY6  #PictureBooks

Ten Fiercely Fabulous Female Heroines, a #BookList by middle school librarian Megan Fink @nerdybookclub  http://ow.ly/X35z307dDha  #YA

Tween-Friendly Romance Titles | The Upper Deck | #BookList from Tara Kron @sljournal  http://ow.ly/mtKY307lKvP  #kidlit

BlizzardSome of our favorites here: 10 Great Wintry #PictureBooks#BookList from @tashrow  http://ow.ly/M6kP307lcWD  | I would also add Blizzard

Not Entirely Human: A Top Ten List of Gay characters in #YA #ScienceFiction + fantasy by Rob Bittner @nerdybookclub https://t.co/wO4SzdbyFq

Here's a nice recap of "Best of 2016" #kidlit lists from Classroom Bookshelf @sljournal http://ow.ly/Mbqy307gwVx  @HornBook @KirkusReviews etc

Ten Books To Introduce Kids (of any age! Adults, too!) to #Shakespeare by @lostinthree @nerdybookclub  http://ow.ly/EWvY307nvLN  #kidlit

Events and Programs

2017-celebrate-everything-calendar_a83ce7dc-2b3f-4d03-a075-0b4b31e5b0f4This is very fun, w/ quirky holidays every day: Celebrate Everything 2017 Wall Calendar  | I received from @kimandjason http://ow.ly/biqK307dCiP 

Gift Guides and Holiday Advice

Ideal Gift Books for the #STEM Lover in All of Us from @RandomlyReading  http://ow.ly/PJL4307eFge  | #NationalGeographic #Lego + more

How to Give Books that Will Be Loved @5M4B http://ow.ly/PND0307iTGa  #GiftGuides | Keep it fun, make it beautiful, + more

Let’s Shine Together | @kimandjason suggests ways to shine some light into the world this holiday season https://t.co/4t0ebGItbF

10 Reasons #Books Make Great #HolidayGifts, from Wendie Old http://ow.ly/5TSb307nS49  | Easier to wrap than a hockey stick

Maybe useful for some as holiday gatherings approach: 5 Ways to Cope with a Difficult Person from @raisinghappines https://t.co/KIcUXzTtDV 

Growing Bookworms

NancyDrewHow #educators + #parents can harness the Power of a Series to hook kids on #reading Katie Muhtaris @nerdybookclub https://t.co/3M93EFLj1U

Books for Young Advanced Readers - Resources, rules of thumb, + #BookList from @thisreadingmama   #RaisingReaders http://ow.ly/VyTT307eEUC 

Many American Adults Don't Read, But That Doesn't Mean their Kids Can't Learn  #LoveOfBooks @KenzaMoller @romper http://ow.ly/6TCT307dEDX 

Growth Mindset

Carol Dweck Explains The ‘False’ #GrowthMindset That Worries Her | @MindShiftKQED  http://ow.ly/Gyn3307dCWx  via @drdouggreen

MindsetDeveloping a #GrowthMindset within a Culture of Compliance – fighting habit of praise @ReadByExample  http://ow.ly/Gu9O307dEJn  #AlfieKohn

On Reading, Writing, Blogging, and Publishing

I share @medinger 's skepticism about @kinderguides | Monica links here  http://ow.ly/nvM7307guGT  to @nytimes piece by @xanalter

This makes sense. @DisneyHyperion Announces New Riordan @camphalfblood Imprint devoted to mythology-based #kidlit https://t.co/9bzjNQ1om5

Apparently there are "book doctors" who dress in doctor's coats and offer #bibliotherapy Rx  Sarah Sloat @WSJ https://t.co/VwLj5XDg09

Parenting

FreeRangeKidsStudy finds what people think is judging risk to kids is really making moral judgements of parents @washingtonpost https://t.co/kgjHXoGOeD

What Skill Will Help Your Child Succeed at Anything? Working hard, says @lessonsfromyest and I agree http://ow.ly/x2JN307iNcl 

New Ideas on Teaching Kids #AttitudeOfGratitude during the holidays from Bethany Todd + @LauraBarrEd https://t.co/B1RGEawrpF

Play

"Brave" | kids making their own risk-assessments should be part of childhood | @TheTeacherTom  http://ow.ly/kjkW307eFzq  via @sxwiley #play

#Recess Responses: Challenging 5 Common Excuses for the Removal of Playtime @NotJustCute  http://ow.ly/2nsv307eFno  via @sxwiley #play

Schools and Libraries

13ReasonsBrave but vital | Teaching Tough Topics – An Exploration into Suicide Prevention for middle schoolers http://ow.ly/Z6H4307dD6n  @pernilleripp 

Nice essay @WSJ on why college students should seek out opportunities to engage with people of different viewpoints https://t.co/3VwtDkYXQU

4 Non-Negotiables for #Schools from @gcouros  http://ow.ly/NvBA307dDCv  | I especially like "They stoke curiosity, not extinguish it"

We do not need many $ worth of new tech for #GlobalCollaboration, we can start w/ @twitter says @pernilleripp https://t.co/3fG1T1xaTw

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Links I Shared on Twitter this Week: December 16: Gift Guides, Screen Free Week, and Reading Aloud

TwitterLinksHere are highlights from the links that I shared on Twitter this week @JensBookPage. Topics this week include: #BookLists, #DiverseBooks, #JoyfulLeaders, #PictureBooks, #ReadAloud, #ScreenFreeWeek, #STEM, charitable giving, gift guides, growing bookworms, Hanukkah books, libraries, literacy, and schools. 

Book Lists

PenguinProblemsThree #PictureBooks featuring Crabby Characters, a short #BookList from @MaryLeeHahn  http://ow.ly/yZTW3078HAX 

Move Over, Shmelf…There Are Other Children's Hanukkah Books on the Shelf — @HornBook  http://ow.ly/6MPN3078GIO  #BookList

Best #PictureBooks of 2016 per @bottomshelfbks @HuffingtonPost  http://ow.ly/ltHy307aFb3  | includes plenty of #DiverseBooks

21 Winter Books for Preschoolers, a #BookList from @growingbbb  http://ow.ly/Jtj4307aWP0  #PictureBooks

Dory51 (less well-known) Must Read Chapter Books for Kids (Not Your Typical Book List) http://ow.ly/g0mj3078Gqw  @momandkiddo #BookList #kidlit

Twenty 2016 titles your Grade 4 and 5 classroom library must have! | @CarrieGelson  http://ow.ly/vqbx3078Hrq  #BookList #kidlit 

Some recommended #science books for kids @guyslitwire from @chasingray  http://ow.ly/eM3x307aFuu  #BookList #STEM #kidlit

Diversity

Broadening and Deepening Your #Reading Life by seeking out #DiverseBooks by Katie @thelogonauts @nerdybookclub https://t.co/9BSd4gzrR3

Why @abbylibrarian is following the #OwnVoices movement, reading #DiverseBooks by people from diverse communities http://ow.ly/r8dX307aX6c 

Events + Programs

44285-1This makes sense: #ScreenFreeWeek to Partner with Children’s Book Week May 1-7, 2017 http://ow.ly/GZSZ3078C6B  #CBW @CBCBook @PublishersWkly

Perfect for the holidays: The 2016 Bookish Charitable Giving Guide — @100scopenotes http://ow.ly/XY4r306YWWw  @FirstBook @RIFWEB + more

Nice to see the results of an amazing #CyberWeek of gift-giving for @BallouLibrary http://ow.ly/bLPZ3078H6G  @chasingray

Growing Bookworms

PippiWhat should you do when students have already read or heard the book you were going to #ReadAloud ? @ReadByExample https://t.co/P0abjcX3Y0

Thoughts from @JGCanada on why #Reading together / #ReadingAloud to kids, is important https://t.co/Caa6NRM7a9

A #Librarian's Quest to Create A New Kind of #BookClub for dift learning styles by Sarah FItzHenry @nerdybookclub https://t.co/U11QeYb4Fj

5 reasons why your kid should read to a dog from @JGCanada  http://ow.ly/uK633078IBB  #ReadingAloud

Gift Guides

HotelBruceGift Books 2016: 25 #PictureBooks to Gift this Season http://ow.ly/Jt8W3078EBr  @CarrieGelson | Do they bring joy? 

Schools and Libraries

This should inspire a book | Growing Up in a #Library Is As Magical As You'd Imagine | @atlasobscura   via @tashrow https://t.co/NG7DnFOmL5

#JoyfulLeaders: A Hashtag is Born | with 10 habits of #JoyfulLeaders from @bethhill2829  http://ow.ly/OzDE3078FXv  #teaching

STEM

SpaceDictionaryGuest Post @CynLeitichSmith | Brian Anderson Collaborating with His Daughter Amy on Space Dictionary for Kids http://ow.ly/aktE307aFHt  #STEM

Turn children on to #science + sense of inquiry through #reading : @NatureNews via @tashrow  http://ow.ly/lT2e306YW1f  #STEM #kidlit

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Links I Shared on Twitter this Week: December 9: Multicultural Children's Book Day + Computer Science Education Week

TwitterLinksHere are highlights from the links that I shared on Twitter this week @JensBookPage. Topics this week include #BookLists, #DiverseBooks, #ELL, #Homework, #math, #poetry, #STEM, coding, gift guides, libraries, Multicultural Children's Book Day, picture books, PISA, re-reading, schools, and testing. 

Book Lists

HowToBeAHero51 (Unconventional + #Diverse ) #PictureBooks You Must Read to Your Kids, 3 age ranges  @momandkiddo #BookList https://t.co/GiugjHofjo

7 New #PictureBooks That Celebrate Winter | #BookList from @rebeccazdunn  http://ow.ly/XTiH306UmMg 

Our 2016 Favorites List: Libros Latinxs | #BookList from @LatinosInKidLit  http://ow.ly/Mkrs306WT8l  #PictureBooks to #YA

Events + Programs

Multicultural Children's Book Day in January 27th - Meet the Co-Hosts http://ow.ly/xXht306PP6e  @RandomlyReading @Scholastic #DiverseBooks

Gift Guides

TheyAllSawACatGive Your Kids Books for Christmas (Recommendations Plus Free Printable Bookplates) @housefullbkwrms  http://ow.ly/7Zhn306Sivm  #kidlit 

Some fun stuff in this guide to #Literary-ish Stocking Stuffers from @chasingray  http://ow.ly/XG1U306Umx7 

List of Holiday Gifts that Support Creative #Play from @LauraBarrEd  http://ow.ly/F4wd306Uwc1  #DressUp #Pretend #Building

Growing Bookworms

WimpyKidCabinFeverIn defense of Repeat Readers by @KirchnerJulie @nerdybookclub  http://ow.ly/6eBo306LmCg  | Does it hurt if a child re-reads a book?

Kidlitosphere

#Kidlit Bloggers: Don't Miss the Call for Roundup Hosts for #PoetryFriday http://ow.ly/weNo306Lmiz  @MaryLeeHahn @frankisibberson #poetry

2016’s Most Memorable Moments in Children’s and #YA Literature | @dcorneal @ReadBrightly  http://ow.ly/R6PI306X3p3  #kidlit

On Reading, Writing, Blogging, and Publishing

When We Want to Believe So Badly that we accept (and pass along) results that are not credible http://ow.ly/ugpW306PLJs  @ShawnaCoppola

Schools and Libraries

UpTheSlideFounding a Better Kindergarten - wanting more #JoyOfLearning these parents started their own school http://ow.ly/ywE6306POBA  @HeatherShumaker

Love it! Would You Believe: A Real Life #HomeworkStrike in Spain http://ow.ly/3UrB306PMTx  @gregpincus has the scoop! 

What America Can Learn About Smart Schools in Other Countries from models predicting #PISA results http://ow.ly/S3Hg306SnAg  @UpshotNYT #math

Four Youth #Librarians Among 2016 “I Love My Librarian” Winners | @RoccoA @sljournal  http://ow.ly/Ru45306SogK 

Copying Singapore’s #Math Homework - @WSJ OpEd suggests countries should learn from each other's educational systems https://t.co/vRrbMnkg94

STEM

SecretCodersCelebrate #ComputerScience Education Week with Gene Yang and the Secret Coders @alybee930  http://ow.ly/id1Y306Sien  @secret_coders #STEM

Infographic: Breaking Barriers to #Math Success for English Language Learners http://ow.ly/fZAQ306Sl8I  #ELL @MIND_Research #STEM

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Links I Shared on Twitter this Week: December 2: Gift Guides, Long-Distance Reading, and Homework-Free Holidays

TwitterLinksHere are highlights from the links that I shared on Twitter this week @JensBookPage. It's been a bit of a light week for links, as people ease their way back in after the Thanksgiving holiday. But I do have some links for you about #BookLists, #PictureBooks, book awards, book drive, diversity, e-books, gift guides, gifted-and-talented programs, growing bookworms, homework, Native American Heritage Month, reading aloud, and reading levels. Happy reading!

Awards

The very first Undies: Case Cover Awards have been selected | @100scopenoteshas the scoop  http://ow.ly/1HOy306Gglj  #PictureBooks #YA

Book Lists

NewYearMulticultural Winter Holiday #PictureBooks, a new #BookList from @momandkiddo  http://ow.ly/fcHV306BIQq  #DiverseBooks

Kicking off 31 Days, 31 Lists: Day One – 2016 Great #BoardBooks@fuseeight  http://ow.ly/7KMS306II7v  #Kidlit #BookLists

A #PictureBook Roundup for Native American Heritage Month from @RandomlyReading  http://ow.ly/2iBt306GnqB  #kidlit #BookList

Review Round-Up: Books for Beginning Readers (#EasyReaders + #ChapterBooks), November 2016 from @mrskatiefitz http://ow.ly/aDFt306IGNt 

The Best Transgender Kidlit for Everyone | @ehbluemle @PublishersWkly  http://ow.ly/hk9e306GtiN  #DiverseBooks #BookList

Events and Programs

A Bronx Librarian @nypl Keen on Teaching Homeless Children a Lasting #LoveOfBooks @nytimes http://ow.ly/pZhK306G7L4  @PWKidsBookshelf

Guys Lit Wire: Do something good! Buy a book for Ballou SR High School on Cyber Monday! http://ow.ly/Tzkt306BJlH  @chasingray @BallouLibrary

Gift Guides + Tips

Some great, kid-tested stuff on the "I Would Buy That Again" Gift Guide from @sunlitpages  http://ow.ly/4fTv306GlhM 

Tips on Selecting Special Gift Books for Kids Who Already Have a Lot of Books from @mrskatiefitz  http://ow.ly/3n9z306Gh0W  #RaisingReaders

Growing Bookworms

DinoDanceNice! Tips from a distant aunt for #reading together w/ kids across the miles | Cynthia K. Ritter @HornBook  http://ow.ly/Ya2W306GohW 

Tips for Navigating the Challenging World of #ReadingLevels from librarian @DanielleBookery at Guessing Geisel http://ow.ly/XWoU306GoDB 

On Reading, Writing, Blogging, and Publishing

Do 'Digital Natives' Prefer Paper Books to #E-Books? Not so far, reports @kate_stoltzfus @educationweek  http://ow.ly/316D306G7sY  #reading

Schools and Libraries

Brooklyn School Works to Diversify Gifted-and-Talented Programs (racially + economically) @TheAtlantic https://t.co/rbkNrJL6sz

Liberate the Turkey and #Homework on Holiday Weekends - some ideas for what to suggest instead from @mssackstein  http://ow.ly/y3Pg306yVUf 

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Links I Shared on Twitter this Week: November 23: #GiftGuides, Schools, and Thanksgiving-themed #BookLists

TwitterLinksHere are highlights from the links that I shared on Twitter this week @JensBookPage. Topics this week include #BookLists (many, with Thanksgiving and kindness-related themes), #DiverseBooks, #KidLitCon, #PictureBooks, book awards, book talks, boys and reading, easy readers, gift guides, librarians, screen time, and teaching. I'm posting this a bit early because of the holiday. Wishing you all a joyful Thanksgiving and a peaceful start to the holiday season. 

Awards

Voting Is Open in The Undies Case Cover Awards! from @100scopenotes + @CarterHiggins  http://ow.ly/UI3W306qA0m  #kidlit #PictureBooks

Book Lists

LastStopMarketStreetNew #BookList from @momandkiddo | Children' Books about Kindness http://ow.ly/fe86306orDM  #kidlit #PictureBooks

Helping Kids Prepare for Change: #PictureBook Suggestions and Questions from @BookChook  http://ow.ly/pCRz306qE1z  #BookList

Guard Your Children's Hearts With #DiverseBooks urges @housefullbkwrms http://ow.ly/Riyh306qBET  #BookList #PictureBooks #Kidlit

10 Great #PictureBooks on Thankfulness – #BookList from @tashrow  http://ow.ly/x4eV306qBTJ  #Thanksgiving

Thanks & Giving: A Children’s Booklist for Thanksgiving : @rebeccazdunn  http://ow.ly/55tJ306oroA  #kidlit #PictureBooks

LongWalkToWaterFor Thanksgiving: A #BookList of Refugee + Immigrant Books for preschool to middle grade @semicolonblog  http://ow.ly/fIl7306m1Mm  #kidlit

Beware of Exploding (Numbers of) Nutcrackers, in #PictureBook form, warns @FuseEight  http://ow.ly/hBYu306ooq4  #BookList

Top 10 #PictureBooks that Play with Perception and Perspective, #BookList by @chickadeelit @nerdybookclub https://t.co/HVNtrIBnBt

#EasyReaders Kids will WANT to Read - #BookList from @thisreadingmama  http://ow.ly/Llc7306qCQ2  #kidlit 

Gift Guides

I added some of these to Child's wishlist: Best Single Player Logic Games for Kids, list from @momandkiddo https://t.co/PYrZZ1uFPK

Middle Grade Holiday Book Gift Guide, categorized by interests of kids, from @brandymuses   http://ow.ly/iwB3306orPC 

#YA Holiday #BookList #GiftGuide from @brandymuses | friend groups, romance, families, + more http://ow.ly/MNQ3306qALM  

Growing Bookworms

ReadingInTheWild

Advice from 7th graders about what makes a good #BookTalk, gathered by @katsok  http://ow.ly/JZbM306k966  #reading

Here's a fun idea from @growingbbb | Repurpose Old Games and Toys Into #Literacy Activities https://t.co/wZf5JsdZjl

Good article by C.J. Quinn on BoysRead blog about helping boys build self-esteem via #reading http://ow.ly/LiOm306m1CV  #RaisingReaders

Raising Boy Readers — "read to your boy for his whole life!" + read him what he wants to hear http://ow.ly/lrhM306sZAt  @libraryin @HornBook

Growth Mindset

#GrowthMindset: Clearing up Some Common Confusions | @ebriceno8  @MindShiftKQED  http://ow.ly/x1cW306m1gz  via @drdouggreen #teaching

Building A Tinkering Mindset In Young Students Through Making | @MindShiftKQED   http://ow.ly/HONm306kaC8  #GrowthMindset

Kidlitosphere

KidLitCon2016LogoSquareFor those who missed #KidLitCon 2016, check out @SheilaRuth 's detailed recap w/ photos, tweets + topic lists https://t.co/hvkqpzMg6d

Parenting

Is #ScreenTime Dangerous for Children? @AlisonGopnik thinks fears are overblown https://t.co/lmg06g69oC

Schools and Libraries

Tips for Imaginative #Educators: Let them Obsess - Collections + hobbies for #learning http://ow.ly/Axqf306qDw3  @perfinker @BAMRadioNetwork

Teachers: How to build a better relationship with parents: text them http://ow.ly/4Xc6306qBc3  @jessica_lander @tes @tesusa via @drdouggreen

Teacher-Parent Communication Needs to Improve, Studies Say | @kate_stoltzfus  @EdWeekTeacher  http://ow.ly/V0TD306kau2  #Schools

Further evidence of need for #librarians | Most Students Don’t Know When News Is Fake, Stanford Study Finds @WSJ https://t.co/u01SLVC9SK

"One of the largest disparities ... is access to books at home" New @Scholastic  Study Looks at Equity in #Education http://ow.ly/iTM1306jL7q  

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Links I Shared on Twitter this Week: November 18: #Thanksgiving Books, Gift Guides + #Learning via #Play

TwitterLinksHere are highlights from the links that I shared on Twitter this week @JensBookPage. Topics this week include: #BookLists, #DiverseBooks, #GrowthMindset, #LittleFreeLibraries, #PictureBooks, #Thanksgiving, Andrea Beaty, audiobook, empathy, fiction, gift recommendations, growing bookworms, nonfiction, play, and reading.

Book Lists

Announcing the Ultimate End of the Year List Sequence: 31 Days, 31 Lists — Coming in December @fuseeight http://ow.ly/93bi306cuIP  #BookLists

ThanksForThanksgiving8 Great #Thanksgiving #PictureBooks recommended by @momsradius  http://ow.ly/T0l1306cv2k  #BookList

This #BookList from @tashrow spoke to me today: 10 Great #PictureBooks on Quietness https://t.co/69E6bcPgv9

Erica @momandkiddo  always has good taste. Check out her: Favorite #PictureBooks of 2016: Part 4 http://ow.ly/jqu93069Zi0  #BookList

Top Ten #PictureBooks That Encourage Us To Get Outside And Explore by @BooyTweets @nerdybookclub https://t.co/u6BjpCr46d

JosephineCelebrating women and their work, a positive #PictureBook #BookList from @MrsBrownsBooks   http://ow.ly/rwKl3065FkG 

Picture Books about....Books and #Reading, a @RandomlyReading #BookList http://ow.ly/eqAe306hzOR 

Our Top 10 Bedtime #ReadAloud (Chapter) Books (5 each for older/younger readers) by @HKregel @nerdybookclub https://t.co/cqreab13LG

Diversity

When Publishing and Reviewing #DiverseBooks, Is Expertise Overrated? | @LEEandLOW @sljournal  http://ow.ly/t9Mb3065teT  #kidlit

Gift Guides

TryThisGiving the Gift of #Nonfiction | Nonfiction Notions | Suggestions from the #Cybils own Jennifer Wharton @sljournal  http://ow.ly/U6fg306f9ms 

Gift Guide for Young Coders and Engineers from @momandkiddo w/ emphasis on using real-life objects http://ow.ly/ndHr3065Gin  #STEM #coding

Lots of good #kidlit choices for different age ranges in the 2016 Holiday Recommendations Post from @everead  http://ow.ly/qOUN30673iS 

Gifts for Kids that Encourage #Reading (Especially Reluctant Readers) from @momandkiddo http://ow.ly/S4bO306f86y  #Bookmarks #games #magazines 

Resources for organizing a Family #Literacy Night, plus literacy-themed holiday gift ideas from @LauraBarrEd https://t.co/s4pfBwdOjH

Growth Mindset + Creative Problem-Solving

AwesomeLegoCreationsThe Best Types of Toys for Teaching Creative Problem Solving Through #Play | Great ideas here from @mamasmiles https://t.co/uJog2jvYKY

What Makes Struggle Productive? How do you frame struggle in #learning to help kids grow http://ow.ly/jlqY306f7fb  #GrowthMindset @mssackstein

5 Questions to help determine if your #school is aligned with a #GrowthMindset http://ow.ly/R6lw30673tr  @Bcudly @drdouggreen

Kidlitosphere

AdaTwistThe #kidlitosphere's own @andreabeaty is in @WSJ | Children’s Book Author Andrea Beaty’s Favorite Gadgets https://t.co/c85y5HrexQ

Lots of #kidlit links in yesterday's Fusenews: But you tell me over and over and over again my friend — @fuseeight http://ow.ly/yHum3065BWI 

On Reading, Writing, Blogging, and Publishing

Reading with Your Ears: #Audiobook recommendations + request for suggestions from @donalynbooks @nerdybookclub https://t.co/t1nhBCzVba

Marketing a blog via #LittleFreeLibraries | @op_booklover is sticking labels inside + donating her review books https://t.co/Zah2oAsydC

Empathy by the Book: How Fiction Affects Behavior | literary #fiction has most effect on empathy http://ow.ly/CqXr30673E2  @WSJ 

25 Ways to Make #Writing More Fun for Kids from @thisreadingmama  http://ow.ly/BG5V306hzgZ 

Schools and Libraries

Lovely post on the necessity and joy of Classroom #Libraries by @katsok @Scholastic  http://ow.ly/3Lxe3065H5g  via @MrSchuReads

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Links I Shared on Twitter this Week: November 11: #PictureBooks, #Diversity, #GrowthMindset + #EdTech

TwitterLinks Here are highlights from the links that I shared on Twitter this week @JensBookPage. Topics this week include: #BookLists, #DiverseBooks, #EdTech, #GrowthMindset, #PictureBookMonth, books for boys, ESL, growing bookworms, homework, imagination, literacy, play, reading, and self-reliance.

Book Lists

Gallery: The New York Times Best Illustrated Children’s Books of 2016 — @100scopenotes  http://ow.ly/djyC305RBx  #PictureBooks #kidlit

NotAPictureBookThe Year’s Best #PictureBooks for Kids Who Love Books | A #BookList from @Kateywrites https://t.co/XwIGrfmpTd

Great #PictureBooks to Teach Plot | A #BookList from @pernilleripp https://t.co/cEbaWxZBls

10 Best #PictureBooks on Kindness – #BookList from @tashrow https://t.co/He2w8aAale

Favorite Books for 5 Year-Olds | A @growingbbb #BookList  #PictureBooks https://t.co/a7WzcwzwnT

10 Early Chapter Books for Boys | @denabooks @ReadBrightly  http://ow.ly/N2SV305ZaWT  #BookList #kidlit

Top Ten Books to Give to Adolescent Boys Who Say They “Hate" #Reading by @oonziela @nerdybookclub http://ow.ly/m3Y2305X4yM  #kidlit

Diversity

Children's Books About #Diversity and #Multiculturalism, a @momandkiddo #BookList http://ow.ly/MlLd305X5w3  #DiverseBooks #Parenting 

Events + Programs

PirasaursToday's "Why #PictureBooks Are Important" post for #PictureBookMonth features my twitter friend @joshfunkbooks http://ow.ly/nfNW305YWIB 

Growing Bookworms

Correcting #Reading Mistakes (or not, depending on the type) by @thisreadingmama   http://ow.ly/m3gE305RBUt  #literacy

On Reading, Writing, Blogging, and Publishing

Here’s my secret weapon: I read, says @Jonwestenberg  http://ow.ly/piSR305RBdP  via @tashrow

Parenting, Self-Reliance, and  Growth Mindset

MindsetForget the #GrowthMindset (for a Moment): Time to Unravel the Fixed Mindset - @stefanieffrank @BAMRadioNetwork https://t.co/gCqdvvbjFc

Actions for Raising Literate, Informed, Engaged, Participatory Citizens (a starter list) from @donalynbooks https://t.co/LIMV6VV4EG

What Happens When We Shield Kids from Boredom | Do we stifle imagination? @MindfulOnline via @drdouggreen https://t.co/kUG8t2IErl

"attempting to impose adult best-laid plans on every minute of children's lives is both evil and foolish" @palan57 https://t.co/JAbxpG3B3D  #Play

Schools and Libraries

HackingHomeworkHelping Parents Support Students with #Homework at the Kitchen Table by @mssackstein  http://ow.ly/ksbg305X4VS  #GrowthMindset

Notes on the Examination of #EmergingTechnologies for Their Potential Impact on #Schools « @drdouggreen  http://ow.ly/yOiO305YYHv  #EdTech

Food for thought from @sxwiley on Wielding Our Power Carefully in how we interact with young kids re: #JoyOfLearning http://ow.ly/nDSy305YZUL 

An Increasing Number of Kids Need to Learn ESL. Here's an idea: Let Them learn English through #Play http://ow.ly/3FD03060Vyz  @jp_de_pedro

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Links I Shared on Twitter this Week: November 4: Boys and Reading, #GrowthMindset + #PictureBookMonth

TwitterLinksHere are highlights from the links that I shared on Twitter this week @JensBookPage. Topics this week include #GrowthMindset, book clubs, boys and reading, early readers, gifted education, parenting, Picture Book Month, Picture Books, and screen time.

Book Lists

6 Slick Presidential Election #PictureBooks | A #BookList from @momsradius  http://ow.ly/x10w305KuQI  | I would add BUDDY FOR PRESIDENT

BlizzardTop Ten Books To Celebrate Snow by @lauragmullen @nerdybookclub  http://ow.ly/N6mH305F634  #BookList #PictureBooks

Not to be Missed Rhyming Books for Preschoolers http://ow.ly/9ATT305PhiC  | A @growingbbb #BookList of #PictureBooks

Perfect for today. A #BookList of #CUBS -themed #PictureBooks from  @fuseeight http://ow.ly/XL8e305Phya 

Diversity + Gender

How to get your boy #reading | Male bookworm role models + designated time http://ow.ly/hQbd305KwM4  @SusanElkinJourn @GdnChildrensBks 

Events + Programs

Kicking off #PictureBookMonth w/ "Why #PictureBooks Are Important" by @carmenoliver  http://ow.ly/7dIy305KsA9  | Opening possibilities

Read about how @susankusel offers Book or Treat! for #Halloween  http://ow.ly/b6BL305IwqN  @HornBook #RaisingReaders

Growing Bookworms

RaisingKidsWhoReadHow to Help Students Develop a Love of #Reading | @HKorbey @MindShiftKQED   | w/ advice from @DTWillingham

How Mother-Daughter Book Clubs Can Help Girls Find Their Voice | @maupinschmid  @ReadBrightly http://ow.ly/gjzi305NcRO  #literacy

#Review Round-Up: Books for Beginning Readers (#ChapterBooks #EasyReaders), October 2016 from @mrskatiefitz http://ow.ly/ixbu305IvCS 

Much truth here: The Tough But Important Task of Raising Free-Range Readers @olugbemisola @ReadBrightly http://ow.ly/txzG305PccI  #ReadWidely

Growth Mindset

How #ArtsEducation Teaches Kids to Learn From Failure @MindShiftKQED  http://ow.ly/86jR305Kxao  #GrowthMindset

MindsetLetting Children Always Win Is a Losing Strategy says recent research @AmherstCollege http://ow.ly/BO3F305Ncj8  @annlukits @WSJ #GrowthMindset

Nudges (including #GrowthMindset ) That Help Struggling Students Succeed by @DavidKirp @nytimes http://ow.ly/B6EX305Ivlo  #learning

Why #GrowthMindset Isn’t Working in Schools…Yet | @rupa_c_g @EdSurge  http://ow.ly/bHIm305FZyR  via @drdouggreen #Teachers need strategies

On Reading, Writing, Blogging, and Publishing

CuriousGeorgeMedalChaos Unleashed: What #PictureBooks Tell Us When They Go Completely Bonkers — @fuseeight http://ow.ly/UVd3305NaPb 

Parenting / Screen Time

Impact of #Devices on Children's Sleep A 'Major Concern' for Researchers @BenjaminBHerold @EdWeekEdTech http://ow.ly/SNph305Kxqz 

Why Parents Aren’t Always the Best Role Models for Their Kids + how fiction can help @AdamMGrant @ReadBrightly http://ow.ly/1QWy305Pfsp 

Schools and Libraries

When They're Not Beside Us | @CathyMere asks: How do we set students up for #learning when they are on their own? http://ow.ly/60Wb305PgOT 

This is Us ... Too: The Need for #Gifted #Education | guest post by @AngelaAbend  http://ow.ly/4fzi305Ktin  @educationweek #GrowthMindset

This is an encouraging story: Growing number of elementary schools now #homework-free http://ow.ly/dp7R305IvWs  @CBSNews via @drdouggreen

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