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San Diego County Office of Education

JUNE 2016 NEWSLETTER

Signing off for the Summer

We will return in September, but here's a reminder for the Common Core for School Libraries seminars that I will present for free this summer.


July 26


August 11

Great Ideas!

Paint Palette Poetry

I recently visited Sullivan Middle School in Bonsall (as you can see above), and Eileen Dupont shared a great idea that her daughter and colleague, Raeanne Dupont, came up with for National Poetry Month, and I liked it so much that I couldn't wait another year to share it.

Technology Tip of the Month

The Digital Public Library of America is a great resource, and they've partnered with PBS Learning Media to create Primary Source Sets on a variety of historical and scientific topics. Check it out.
Do School Libraries Need to Have Books?
What to expect from libraries in the 21st century: Pam Sandlian Smith at TEDxMileHigh