August 18, 2019

Now that school is back in full swing...

Check out the Demco Teen Activity Calendar or the Children's Activity Calendar for some great literacy and MakerSpace ideas for September.

Ideas for celebrating in September:

  • Banned Books Awareness Day

  • Banned Websites...

August 18, 2019

This past year, I had the opportunity to implement all boys reading clubs with the assistance of the Mable Wyche Grant. The year started with two separate groups of high school boys group and 8th Grade boys group. Overall, the year was quite successful with the 8th-gra...

August 1, 2019

Congratulations to our 2019 Library Media Specialist of the Year, Meadowcreek High School Media Specialist, Cicely Lewis!

Jennifer Clark, a Local School Technology Coordinator, nominated Lewis for the award. Clark says Lewis is an inspirational figure for students. She...

July 14, 2019

As the new school year approaches, we are planning out our book lists, maker clubs, book clubs, and more. We hope this newsletter gives some fun and helpful ideas for your planning needs.

Check out the Demco Teen Activity Calendar or the Children's Activity Calendar for...

October 21, 2018

Indian Knoll ES Media Specialist Jennifer Lewis sees her job as one of collaboration, exploration and revelation. Each day the media center is a busy hive of activity, whether she is working with teachers at her school to extend classroom lessons into the media center,...

June 10, 2018

Orena Floyd, Librarian, Jeffersonville Elementary School and Twiggs Co. Middle High School, won one of the 2017 Mable Wyche Underwood Grants.  With the money for her program “Audiobooks and Middle / High School Readers”, Ms. Floyd bought 18 audiobooks for student check...

June 9, 2018

Shann Shalala Griffith, Media Specialist, Head Elementary won the 2017 Mable Wyche Underwood grant for her project "Reading with Robots".  The report on the effect of the grant is presented in this video.

April 17, 2018

GLMA and GAIT (Georgia Association of Instructional Technology) co-sponsor the Georgia School Library Media Specialist of the Year (LMSOTY) award to recognize K-12 library media specialists with dynamic, innovative programs and whose instructional collaborations foster...

April 11, 2018

Leigha Burnham, Media Specialist at Kingston Elementary School, has received the 2018 Intellectual Freedom Award from the GLMA. During her time at Kingston Elementary, she has advocated for her students’ right to access, without restriction, all resources available in...

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