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School Libraries: What's Now, What's Next, What's Yet to Come
By Kristin Fontichiaro
Price: Free! Words: 45,690. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
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A crowdsourced collection of over 100 essays from around the world about trends in school libraries written by librarians, teachers, publishers, and library vendors. Edited by Kristin Fontichiaro and Buffy Hamilton. Foreword by R. David Lankes. Photographs by Diane Cordell.
My Friend James Has Autism!
By Laura Green
Price: Free! Words: 1,870. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Social Issues / Bullying
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This Social Story can be used by parents and teachers in classrooms and schools to teach children about a classmate that has autism spectrum disorder. It can be read in chapters to avoid overwhelming younger children. This version is blank so each child in class can contribute to "their" book and draw a picture. Another version will be created with pictures and one with no names to add your own.
A Year in the Cave
By Rob Guyette
Price: Free! Words: 62,130. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
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Spend a year in the classroom of public high school teacher Rob Guyette, who created an all-boys English program in De Pere, Wisconsin, that has turned reading from a dreaded task into many boys' favorite subject. Guyette, who attended an all-boys high school 25 years ago, takes readers through the ups and downs of a year as a teacher and shares how he gets boys to read more often -- and like it!