Libraries and Learning
If your school library is about to be repainted, what colours would you choose that would appeal to your students as being a welcoming, stimulating and exciting place?
Building on, and updating the collated research from the 2008 edition, this 2016 edition highlights findings from 30 separate research studies at national and state level in the US that have taken place since 2008. These show that school libraries continue to be a powerful force supporting student learning across schools of all levels.
Whangarei Libraries, school libraries and National Library's Services to Schools collaborate to acknowledge the Whangarei district’s “golden student librarians”.
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The 15 November marks “Courage Day” in New Zealand, recognising writers who defend the right to free speech, and those who suffer oppression and imprisonment because of their writing.