August 3, 2020

Back to School: Your 2020 Guide

#BacktoSchool2020 is gearing up, and though there remains a lot of uncertainty of what's to come and what it will look like, we know that school will start in whatever new form it takes. So we've made a back to school guide with a list of resources, ideas, tips, and tricks to help you have a great school year — whether you're an educator, librarian, parent, or student — whatever your school year may look like. 

July 27, 2020

The message your library must send to students and teachers this year is… we’re here for you.

This year holds a lot of unknowns. The one thing we do know is that learning will begin, in some form or fashion, and that libraries will be a crucial part of the support system for learners, educators, and parents, more than ever before. Here are the three big steps you’ll need to take this school year to ensure your community knows how to find educational support at your library. 

August 20, 2019

Reluctant readers

The end of summer and beginning of a new school year often means an uptick in public library visits from a specific kind of young patron: the summer reading procrastinator. 

July 31, 2019

Your back-to-school master list, 2019 edition

At the beginning of the summer, we compiled all our best resources for surviving summer into a single summer reading master list. Now that the school year is gearing up again, we’ve done the same with a list of resources, ideas, tips, and tricks to help you have the best school year ever — whether you’re an educator, librarian, parent, or student.