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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

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I am so excited about this #NewBookRelease🚨on 11/16! Pulitzer Prize Winner, @nhannahjones, NYT Best selling author, @reneewauthor & talented ... illustrator @4NIKKOLAS join forces to bring you
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This is the book we have been waiting for 👏🏾📖 #ReadWoke

Want Adolescents to Read? Environment Matters! Students need ownership of their classroom environment. New blog from @jenplucker ... https://mackinlearning.com/want-adolescents-to-read-environment-matters/

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

Love this idea and it's making me think of other extreme heat related problems to explore! You might have students do some inquiry on low-income neighborhoods ... having less shade and have students work to solve this problem for communities. https://twitter.com/lesliemaniotes/status/1448290455016263685

If you have #MackinVIA and the great content offered by #ComicsPlus this free webinar is for you! Join us tomorrow 10/14 at 3p CST

... https://www.mackin.com/hq/drive-circulation-and-engagement-with-comics-plus/

"What if, instead of encouraging our students to form their own opinions about complex social issues, we modeled for them how to ask better questions?"
Valuing... Inquiry Over Opinions in the Classroom https://mackinlearning.com/valuing-inquiry-over-opinions-in-the-classroom/

Classroom

We're looking for a Social Media Coordinator to join our fabulous team! Could this person be you? 👀

The Social Media Coordinator is responsible for social ... media campaign management, project coordination, overall market monitoring support, and more. Details can be found below 👇 https://twitter.com/MackinLibrary/status/1446477532711342085

"If one of my books inspires a child to look under a rock or chase after a butterfly just to see where it’s going, then my job is done."
5 Kinds of ... Nonfiction: Guest Post by Melissa Stewart https://www.mackincommunity.com/2021/09/20/5-kinds-of-nonfiction-guest-post-by-melissa-stewart/ @mstewartscience

We are so excited to have Don Calame (@doncalame) as a guest author on our MackinCommunity site!

"You’re writing fiction, after all. What matters is that it ... feels real and true to you as the writer, so you can make it feel real and true to the reader." 📖
https://www.mackincommunity.com/2021/09/02/the-making-of-a-delusionist-guest-post-by-don-calame/