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Links I Shared on Twitter this Week: Labor Day Weekend Edition: #Cybils, #KidLitCon, #ReadingLevels, #KidLitCares

TwitterLinksHere are highlights from the links that I shared on Twitter this week @JensBookPage. There is a ton of great stuff this week. I think people are back from the summer and focusing on books and literacy (plus the #Cybils Awards and #KidLitCon are moving forward). Other topics this week include #BookLists, #ComputerScience, #GrowingBookworms, #KidLitCares, #nonfiction, #STEM, #SummerReading, friendship, parenting, reading levels, rewards, and schools.

Book Lists + Awards

Cybils-Logo-2017-Web-SmHey there, + book reviewers / bloggers, the 2017 Call for Judges is Now Open | Apply by 9/11

25 of the Most Exciting of Fall 2017 | + more


How to celebrate , coming 9/13/17, ideas from website like dressing as your fave character

Growing Bookworms

PassionateReadersWhen we make a child into a level we aren't helping the child in the long run says

How to get kids to look away from their screens + take pleasure in books | 

Why labeling books by disempowers young

Beyond : Choosing for Developing Readers | + in


KidlitconLogo2017-SquareWithHeaderBig news for bloggers, authors, publishers + fans: Announcing the Program for '17

Conf that's even fun for introverts shares why, w/ testimonials from +  #KidLitCon 

Kicking off : Hurricane Harvey Relief Effort, | peeps can donate visits, books etc 

In today's Fusenews we find bookish leggings, Elisha Cooper, book banning + more tidbits

On Reading, Writing, Blogging, and Publishing

StillLifeKeep the serendipitous choices of Alive All Year says in | "Instant summer, year round" 


Having a stronger, closer friendship as a teenager predicts less depression as a young adult via 

Tips to Help Kids w/ Anxiety | | listen, be specific, do dry run + more

Schools and Libraries

Nice piece about focusing on students' strengths: What Are Your Superpowers?  

How Ending Behavior Helped School Focus on Student Motivation and Character

In wars, both sides are wrong says | She argues for "good homework" + time 4 learning


Girls set AP record…skyrocketing growth outpaces boys | Minorities also up 

Ideas and ways to engage young kids in play from around the blogosphere

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