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

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

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Library Transformation

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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

Children need to be good listeners in order to become good readers 📖

Audiobooks can help, find our extensive collection of 70,000+ audiobooks here: ... https://www.mackin.com/hq/digital/audiobooks/

Mackin is @comicsplus' exclusive K12 partner and is available on MackinVIA. Take both for a free test drive and connect your students to a range of great ... digital resources over the summer and into next year. https://twitter.com/MackinVIA/status/1390707246120636421

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

Two NEW Gamified Kit Workshops are available now at http://mackin.com! Register today for, "Get in the Game: A Mackinmaker Gamified Kit Introduction" and/or ... "Orientation to the Mackinmaker Gamified Kit" https://bit.ly/3hadBEm

In the pages of How to Build an Insect, you’ll find a workshop filled with everything you need! This wonderfully original take on insect anatomy sparks ... curiosity and engages even those who didn’t think they liked creepy, crawly things! (@LernerBooks): https://bit.ly/33nSgPv

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Classroom

Our kids are not broken. "To foster students’ growth, districts should think beyond traditional ways of grading and teaching." via @TheAtlantic

... https://www.theatlantic.com/ideas/archive/2021/03/how-to-get-our-kids-back-on-track/618269/

New books that honor a mothers love ❤️

Here are three new titles, along with their publishers’ summaries, that we think are especially important to have ... in school libraries. These books are available in print and digital formats. 📖👇 #MothersDay https://www.mackincommunity.com/2021/04/22/new-books-that-honor-mothers-love-creativity-and-hard-work/

"To fill in the gaps of our erased Asian American and Pacific Islander history" is Paulo Yoo's mission for being an author. "Our voices, our stories, our ... history, and our contributions matter. I write about our stories so history can stop repeating itself."https://www.mackincommunity.com/2021/04/27/filling-in-the-gaps-why-i-write-about-asian-american-history/