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New book helps school librarians to harness the power of game-based learning

Sep
13

Facet Publishing announce the publication of Playing Games in the School Library by Sarah Pavey

At a time when even the youngest of children are digitally savvy multitaskers with short attention spans, Playing Games in the School Library is a comprehensive resource for those looking to diversify their pedagogical style by utilising game-based learning in the library setting. It illustrates how game play can be developed through applying learning theory to practice, exemplified by case studies taken from a variety of international contexts.

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Renew and refresh your professional identity, become an innovative school librarian

May
26

Facet Publishing have announced the publication of The Innovative School Librarian, 2nd edition
Written by current leaders in the field, each chapter in this new book addresses the practical issues facing school librarians. This new edition has been fully updated to incorporate curriculum revisions, resource changes, developments in the use and integration of technology and new routes into the profession.

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“EPIC! FOR EDUCATORS” AVAILABLE FOR FREE TO SCHOOL LIBRARIANS AND TEACHERS

Sep
18

Elementary School Librarians in US and Canada Now Have a Digital Library with Thousands of Quality Children’s Titles

Palo Alto, CA. (September 18, 2014) – Epic!, the first all-you-can-read eBook subscription service designed for kids ages 12 and under, today announced “Epic! for Educators,” a free iPad version of its award-winning app that is now available to U.S. and Canadian-based elementary school librarians and teachers.

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Essential new guidelines for secondary school libraries

May
12

CILIP, through their publishing arm Facet Publishing, have announced the release of the third edition of The CILIP Guidelines for Secondary School Libraries (http://www.facetpublishing.co.uk/title.php?id=9696).

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