Students Need School Libraries
All children need a quality school library run by qualified professionals. Is your child's school library all that it can and should be?
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"Every school needs a school library—it’s a no-brainer. Reading underlies every area of the curriculum and the key is having a well stocked school library and a passionate school librarian who can put the right book into the right hands at the right time."
Andy Griffiths & Terry Denton
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P&C fight for a teacher librarian in their school – and win!! How the voice of parents can make a … Continue reading P&C fight for a teacher librarian in their school – and win!!
Courier Mail: Spreading the Word on Books An article in QLD’s Courier Mail, accompanied by a splendid photograph of students, … Continue reading Courier Mail: Page Turners Spreading the Word on Books and Letter to Editor
Development Bibliotherapy – using books to guide young people through adolescence Written by Judith Wakeman Students need school librarians and … Continue reading Developmental Bibliotherapy – using books to guide young people through adolescence
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Development Bibliotherapy – using books to guide young people through adolescence Written by Judith Wakeman Students need school librarians and dedicated reading programs to enhance their mental health and wellbeing. Not only does reading fiction help adolescents navigate personal and emotional development during their teens, but developing a reading habit can help to mitigate the … Continue reading Developmental Bibliotherapy – using books to guide young people through adolescence
Celebrating 1 Year of the Students Need School Libraries Campaign It’s our birthday!! The Students Need School Libraries campaign is turning one. It’s been a big year since our launch in October 2018. Here are some of the highlights: SNAP for SNSL photo competition – thanks to the sponsors and congratulations to the winners. … Continue reading Celebrating 1 Year of SNSL
International School Library Day 2019 October 22, 2019 is International School Library Day. What an exciting way to celebrate school libraries and everything they do for school students and school communities. School libraries may provide the only place a child has access to books. Or maybe the school library is a place of refuge for … Continue reading International School Library Day 2019
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