Almost 40 years after Margaret Wise Brown’s untimely death at age 42, dozens of her unpublished writings were found in 1990. The papers, preserved in a cedar-lined trunk and stored in the attic of a Vermont barn belonging to Brown’s sister, had sat largely untouched since the early 1950s. Their discovery, which revealed a whole new dimension of the iconic author, rocked the children’s literature world.
There is a critical role for both school and community librarians in the transition to digital,” says Sara Hall, director of the Center for Digital Learning at the Alliance for Excellent Education. “Whether they’re librarians or media specialists, they’re often becoming instructional coaches leading the transition.New Report Hails Librarians as Drivers of Digital Transition - The Digital Shift
Good Guy of the Day: Elijah Allen (pictured) one of the ASU students behind BiblioTrucka, which will recycle out-of-commission food trucks into modular moving libraries for local schools lacking library services.
Beside this cool video, our full review by Chad Sansing includes a robotics resources list and ideas for classroom projects.