Category Archives: Lifelong learning/ Intergenerational

Setting an Agenda to Advance Learning in Libraries

By Tim Carrigan Senior Library Program Officer, IMLS In May, a group of thought leaders met at the Kansas City Public Library in Kansas City, Missouri, for an IMLS Focus convening on the subject of learning in libraries.  The event … Continue reading

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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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