Author Archives: mheintz

Let’s Move Pittsburgh: Celebrating Champion Schools

Ed. Note: This blog was originally posted on To view the original post, click here. Posted by Erin Saltmarsh, Program Assistant, Let’s Move Pittsburgh, Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens on August 13, 2014 Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens does a lot of work … Continue reading

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Adults Celebrate Learning with Stories About Literacy

By Michele Farrell Senior Library Program Officer Being able to read and write is something that most of us take for granted. But, for 32 million Americans, this is not the case. Many who lack these skills don’t know where … Continue reading

Posted in Education Support, Grants to State Library Administrative Agencies, Lifelong learning/ Intergenerational | Leave a comment

Integrating Libraries and Museums in State-Level Early Learning Strategies

By Susan H. Hildreth Director, IMLS More than 400 museum, library and early childhood experts registered to attend a webinar on “Expanding the Reach of Early Learning and Development Systems for Libraries and Museums.” This was another important milestone in … Continue reading

Posted in Afterschool/Out-of-School, Director's Messages, Early Learning, Education Support, Learning Tools and Interactives (Information/Media literacy) | Leave a comment