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From digital content to usage suggestions, this is the future of learning.

Library

From classrooms to libraries, fundamental topics and issues are covered.

Makerspace

View the latest trends, topics, products, and influential people in the maker movement.

Classroom

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Library Transformation

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Professional Learning

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Transform and Thrive Magazine

Considering a library transformation but donโ€™t know where to begin? Weโ€™ve assembled pages of relevant concepts, ideas and insights from our TYSL Advocates.
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Digital

When a #digital library is shared, it expands the bounds of what a single school can purchase, giving all participating schools easy access to the purchased ... content. https://bit.ly/2JKAPBO

#MackinVIA #SharingIsCaring #DigitalLearning

#SummerReading is so important! Did you know that 1 month of overall learning is lost after summer vacation? That's a lot of reteaching to do come ... #BackToSchool!

See how our Summer & Take-Home Reading program can help: https://bit.ly/2WaVAZm

Why are students reading less? Of the many different reasons, some students need help finding books pertinent to them, others just need books.

Access matters:... https://bit.ly/2OdX45h via @Scholastic

Library

2020 marks 50 years of #Pride marches and gatherings across the country and world! For #PrideMonth we're celebrating these 50 years with 50 LGBTQIA+ book ... recommendations to help your students learn more about Pride & the stories of the #LGBTQIA+ community
https://www.mackincommunity.com/2020/06/08/50-years-of-pride-celebrations/

Makerspace

.@Makerspaces_com put together a post that features 25 projects that you can do at home! "These projects aren't complicated or expensive and can be created ... using everyday items around the house." #makered
https://www.makerspaces.com/25-makerspace-projects-for-kids/

What did the zero say to the eight? Nice belt! Give your little #mathematician something to giggle about with these funny math jokes and puns for kids.

Here ... are "21 Math Jokes for Kids Guaranteed to Get a Laugh"
https://www.parents.com/fun/math-jokes-for-kids-guaranteed-to-get-a-laugh/

Classroom

Congratulations to @That_BookLife for winning our June #MackinSummerCamp swag bag of goodies giveaway! ๐Ÿ“š

Don't miss your chance to win our next ... #MackinSummerCamp giveaway for July, stay tuned for those announcements! ๐ŸŽ‰ https://bit.ly/2YPfooF

Year in, year out, Mackin is the premiere choice for new school openings in the nation. And nearly HALF of all New School Library installations are from Mackin!... Learn more about our unmatched services today โฌ‡๏ธ๐Ÿ“š
https://www.mackin.com/hq/library-services/new-school-services/

Global #Pride celebrations are taking place virtually on 6/27/20. A great way to learn more about Pride and LGBTQIA+ community is by reading #books. Check out ... this #blogarticle by my @mackinclassroom colleague highlighting 50 titles by LGBTQIA+ authors. https://www.mackincommunity.com/2020/06/08/50-years-of-pride-celebrations/