Category Archives: School

Librarian’s role in creating readers

Title: Librarian’s role in creating readers Author:National Library of New Zealand Full Text & Source:http://schools.natlib.govt.nz/creating-readers/creating-readers-strategies/librarians-role-creating-readers The Internet, Online, 4/05/2016 Sample Text: School librarians are an important member of the group of adults charged with creating readers, which includes parents, teachers, librarians. … Continue reading

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School Librarian’s Role in Reading Toolkit

Title: School Librarian’s Role in Reading Toolkit Author: American Library Association Full Text & Source: http://www.ala.org/aasl/advocacy/tools/toolkits/role-reading The Internet, Online, 30/4/2016 Sample Text: Excerpt from the School Librarian’s Role in Reading Position Statement Reading is a foundational skill for 21st-century learners. … Continue reading

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Graduate Diploma in Information and Library Studies – Online From Open Universities Australia

Must hold honours BA The Graduate Diploma in Information and Library Studies (credited) program offered through Open Universities Australia will give you in-depth knowledge of the history, scope and role of information and referencing practices. Studying this course, you will … Continue reading

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First Day at School By Roger McGough

A millionbillionwillion miles from home Waiting for the bell to go. (To go where?) Why are they all so big, other children? So noisy? So much at home they Must have been born in uniform Lived all their lives in … Continue reading

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Why Do I Have To Go To School?

 I care not what subject is taught, if only it be taught well.  T.H.Huxley Knowledge exists to be imparted. Emerson Training is everything. The peach was once a bitter almond; cauliflower is nothing but cabbage with a college education. Mark Twain … Continue reading

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A School Song by Rudyard Kipling

“Let us now praise famous men”– Men of little showing– For their work continueth, And their work continueth, Broad and deep continues, Greater then their knowing! Western wind and open surge Took us from our mothers– Flung us on a … Continue reading

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Free Pre School Year – Free To All Kids

Title: Early Childhood Care and Education Scheme Author: Citizens Information Full Text & Source: http://www.citizensinformation.ie/en/education/pre_school_education_and_childcare/early_childhood_care_and_education_scheme.html In general, children are eligible for the ECCE scheme if they are aged between 3 years 2 months and 4 years 7 months on 1 … Continue reading

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