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

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

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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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What We’re Tweeting About

Digital

"Integrating eBooks into classroom teaching makes learning a fun and engaging experience. Gone are the days when students had to carry a bag full of books every... day to classrooms and back home." #MackinVIA

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Register now (for free!) for @sljournal's Day of Dialog, an inspiring and entertaining virtual event filled with author panels, in-depth conversations, and ... keynote talks. This FREE and fully virtual event starts May 20th: https://vshow.on24.com/vshow/SLJDODS/registration/19122

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

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Makerspace

Summer means warm weather, and fun outdoor activities! Doing an egg drop, making (safe) bottle rockets, and creating pool noodle telescopes should all be on ... your summer to-do lists. Find these and many other fun #STEM summer learning activities below ⬇️ https://www.steampoweredfamily.com/activities/summer-stem-activities/

For more than 35 years, The White House Office of Science and Technology has bestowed the Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching... (PAEMST) upon #STEM teachers across the country. Could you be the next recipient? https://bit.ly/3h2MPNV

Register now (for free!) for @sljournal's Day of Dialog, an inspiring and entertaining virtual event filled with author panels, in-depth conversations, and ... keynote talks. This FREE and fully virtual event starts May 20th: https://vshow.on24.com/vshow/SLJDODS/registration/19122

Classroom

"Integrating eBooks into classroom teaching makes learning a fun and engaging experience. Gone are the days when students had to carry a bag full of books every... day to classrooms and back home."

Benefits of #eBooks in education, now more than ever ⬇️
https://kitaboo.com/importance-of-ebooks-in-education/

New grants have been added to our #grant channel page on http://mackin.com! This resource focuses on the latest funding opportunities for your school or ... library. #Grants range from $100-$75,000! Be sure to apply before their deadlines: http://bit.ly/3y8vuZU