Author Archives: mheintz

Interview: West Virginia Library Commission

IMLS staff interviewed state librarians to discuss how their new five-year plans for LSTA Grants to States funds (2013-2017) differ from their past plans (2008-2012), and how they see the needs of library users in their states changing and evolving. … Continue reading

Posted in Grants to State Library Administrative Agencies, Learning Tools and Interactives (Information/Media literacy), Lifelong learning/ Intergenerational | Leave a comment

Children’s Museum Birthday Bash Keeps Kids Fit

By Mary Murphy Marketing Associate, The Children’s Museum of the Treasure Coast The Children’s Museum of the Treasure Coast continues in its quest to keep kids active and fit. On August 2nd, we celebrated our 6th birthday with a bang. … Continue reading

Posted in Afterschool/Out-of-School, Early Learning, Health, Let's Move! Museums & Gardens | Leave a comment

Poets on Poets: Aline Dolinh

Ed note: This is a cross-post from the AYAW Blog.  You can find the original blog post here. Inaugural National Student Poet and Northeast Representative, Claire Lee, returns to the AYAW blog to interview the 2013 Class of National Student Poets for her “Poets … Continue reading

Posted in Afterschool/Out-of-School, Cultural Heritage/Sustainability, Education Support, Learning Tools and Interactives (Information/Media literacy), Meet the National Student Poets | Leave a comment

Let’s Move Pittsburgh: Celebrating Champion Schools

Ed. Note: This blog was originally posted on www.letsmove.gov. 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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