A Fuse #8 Production
September 30, 2021 by Amanda MacGregor
I am offering these two books as souvenirs of courageous women to whom we owe much. I hope these books encourage further reading and reflection on both. It is long past time to thank them and to consider how the world can change when people dare to stand up for what they believe and speak truth to power.
July 5, 2021 by Karen Jensen, MLS
Teen librarian Karen Jensen shares some of her favorite nonfiction series to help middle grade and teen readers learn more about the world they live in.
May 24, 2021 by Amanda MacGregor
Once we’ve encouraged kids to think about the questions, our job as educators isn’t to tell them the answers, but rather to empower them to search out the solutions themselves.
April 27, 2021 by Amanda MacGregor
Young people need to learn how to navigate the rapidly-evolving information landscape. Here are some ideas to implement, because #FactsMatter.
April 20, 2021 by Amanda MacGregor
A librarian-educator shares about piloting an information literacy curriculum for her school.
April 5, 2021 by Karen Jensen, MLS
Guest blogger and librarian Alison shares a list of graphic nonfiction titles of interest for those readers who want to learn more about a wide variety of topics
March 10, 2021 by Amanda MacGregor
Teaching remotely, both in an asynchronous and synchronous environment, pushed me to reevaluate how I was teaching information literacy skills with my students.
March 4, 2021 by Amanda MacGregor
What better genre than sports to shine a light on the everyday elements of American life that have perpetuated injustice? These are the stories where the truth shines the brightest.
February 8, 2021 by Amanda MacGregor
A look into the creation of Ensnared in the Wolf’s Lair: Inside the 1944 Plot to Kill Hitler and the Ghost Children of His Revenge, plus a giveaway!
January 27, 2021 by Karen Jensen, MLS
Librarian Lisa Krok discusses what she learned about deepfake videos from Deepfake, a YA fiction title by Sarah Littman
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