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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

Partner with the educational community to impact and enrich learning.

Library Transformation

Be the change in your library with fresh ideas and insight.

Mackin Learning

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Transform and Thrive Magazine

Considering a library transformation but don’t know where to begin? We’ve assembled pages of relevant concepts, ideas and insights from our TYSL Advocates.
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Digital

When it comes to students in distress or disengaged, what should educators look out for in the #digital environment in order to identify and support those who ... are struggling? This edLeader Panel will discuss 👇
https://home.edweb.net/webinar/datapower20210427/

Join @sljournal on May 20th for SLJ Day of Dialog, the most anticipated librarian gathering of 2021—fully virtual and FREE to attend! Come hear about the ... latest and most exciting forthcoming titles for children, tweens, and teens. #SLJdod 👇
https://www.slj.com/?event=school-library-journal-day-of-dialog-2021

Academy Award-winning actor and author Matthew McConaughey, is the @TXLA 2021 Spotlight Author Session speaker! He will discuss his #1 New York Times ... bestselling memoir, Greenlights, and more from 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. https://bit.ly/3vdRcJR

Library

What's happening in #Education today? What's happening in politics, as it relates to schools reopening? Read about President #Biden’s Big Bid to Reopen ... Schools, how the virus is impacting reopening schools, stimulus plans for schools and more ⬇️ #TLchat
https://www.usnews.com/news/education-news

This 91-year-old professor went viral because of this picture, as he embraced virtual teaching so his students wouldn’t miss a beat. 🥺

Many of the ... commenters on the post were former students of Professor Krohn's -- dating back to the 1960s!
https://www.goodmorningamerica.com/living/story/91-year-professor-viral-teaches-remotely-pandemic-73172105?fbclid=IwAR01t_vDQUIbzw2GJo-yizL0uXObzKchkCpJ-_c3tmxnkE7qDOb9vYENMnI

Explore the Blastoff! Universe with these 3 imprints to build fluency, comprehension, and future academic success! Order these @BellwetherFlock titles today: ... https://bit.ly/3ttA8Q7

Makerspace

Summer is coming! Here are over 20 fun #STEM challenges your kiddos can engage with over the summer months. From doing an egg drop, to making bottle rockets, ... learning over the summer has never been more fun.
https://www.steampoweredfamily.com/activities/summer-stem-activities/

This free webinar hosted by @MackinLearning explores how weaving #maker education into instruction can create authentic learning experiences that teach the ... concepts and skills students need. Join their free, live webinar: https://mackin.zoom.us/webinar/register/6716161770031/WN_QZhrLWskSbaxRbJVJz17HQ

Our ideas for #makers page is packed full with product help guides, free resources like challenge cards, links to see what experts are doing, and more! Check it... out today: https://bit.ly/2WmuH7y

#makered #makerspace #makersgonnamake #STEMEd #edchat #STEM

Classroom

"A teacher with a creative mindset develops a teaching style that imbues this mindset in their students and provides students with creative tools. Thus, the ... creative teacher creates a positive feedback loop and can impact outcomes."

FREE WEBINAR ⬇️
https://home.edweb.net/webinar/21c20210426/

The Key to Effective Classroom Management

"A three-phase process helps build strong teacher-student bonds, which can reduce disruptive behavior." via @edutopia...
https://www.edutopia.org/article/key-effective-classroom-management

.@Scholastic put together this great article explaining why social-emotional learning is getting so much attention, and how to do it well in your classroom.
... https://www.scholastic.com/teachers/articles/18-19/social-emotional-learning-in-k8-classrooms/