Category Archives: Learning Tools and Interactives (Information/Media literacy)

Convening Communities for Good: On the Frontier of 3D Printing for Accessible Education

Ed. Note: This blog was originally posted by the Benetech’s Blog. To view the original post, click here. By Lisa Wadors Verne, Program Manager, Education Research and Partnerships for Benetech Labs and Global Literacy The rise of 3D printing technology and its increasing … Continue reading

Posted in 21st Century Skills, Accessibility, Education Support, Laura Bush 21st Century Librarian Program, Learning Tools and Interactives (Information/Media literacy), STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) | Leave a comment

Taking the National Digital Platform for Libraries to the Next Level

By Trevor Owens, Senior Program Officer Emily Reynolds, Program Specialist Office of Library Services, IMLS At the end of April, an interdisciplinary group of experts on libraries and technology met at Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library in Washington, D.C., … Continue reading

Posted in 21st Century Skills, Collections Care/Preservation, Information Infrastructure/Systems/Workflows, Learning Tools and Interactives (Information/Media literacy), National Leadership Grants | Leave a comment

Quick Ideas for Celebrating the 25th Anniversary of the ADA this July

Ed. Note: This blog was originally posted by the WI Libraries for Everyone blog. To view the original post, click here.  Guest post by Katherine Schneider, Ph.D., Senior Psychologist, Emerita at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire. This July the nation will observe the … Continue reading

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Apply for a Mind in the Making Training Session on Executive Function Life Skills

By Ellen Galinsky President and Co-Founder of Families and Work Institute In libraries and museums, you share human adventures in seeking to understand ourselves and our world through the written word and exhibits. My work is an adventure too. It … Continue reading

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