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Van Meter Library VOICE · 1d ago

2017 AASL Best Websites Announced Today! Get The Symbaloo, Pinterest and List Here!

This afternoon at the ALA Annual Conference in Chicago, the AASL Best Websites Committee announced the 2017 Best Websites for Teaching and Learning! Being part of this amazing committee, I a...
Van Meter Library VOICE · 5d ago

Join Us For The Follett ISTE 2017 Lunch and Learn Next Week!

With ISTE a week away, there are so many wonderful things we don't want to miss.I have another that you need to put on your calendar! It is the Follett ISTE 2017 Lunch and Learn where Jason ...
Van Meter Library VOICE · 6d ago

Wonder Woman...A Fun & Inspiring New Book From Michael Dahl and Capstone!

As you know, Wonder Woman has been making quit an impact this summer with the premier of the movie and all of the things that come with a new movie including clothes, jewelry, games and more...
Van Meter Library VOICE · 1w ago

NEW! I am a Future Ready Librarian poster! Download to print & hang on your wall.

As I share the Future Ready Librarian framework during presentations and at workshops, conferences, webinars and other events,  I not only share Future Ready Librarians and all of the gears ...
Van Meter Library VOICE · 1w ago

Read With Sarah Jessica Parker By Joining ALA Book Club Central!

I was so excited to receive an email from ALA President Julie Todaro announcing ALA Book Club Central. Over the last few weeks I have seen lots of pictures and posts with Sarah Jessica Parke...
Van Meter Library VOICE · 1W ago

Future Ready Librarians Will Be In The ISTE Playground On June 26! Come By and See Us!

Mark Ray and I can't wait to share and connect with Future Ready Librarians in the ISTE Librarians Network Playground at ISTE next week.Please come by to discuss, connect and celebrate Futur...
Van Meter Library VOICE · 1W ago

Watch This! A Sneak Peak At Collections by Destiny® Coming 7-7-17!

I can't wait for Collections by Destiny® to be available to everyone this summer on July 7!  I have tried Collections out for myself.  It has definitely changed the way I look at so many thi...
Van Meter Library VOICE · 1W ago

I Have A FREE Flipgrid Account For All Of You!

As teachers, we have the opportunity to engage students in opportunities that let their voice be heard.One of my favorite ways to do this is by using Flipgrid. As the site says, Flipgrid is ...
Van Meter Library VOICE · 1W ago

The Place To Go For Genre Services & Best Practices From Follett As You Embrace Genrefication In Your Library Too

Genrefication is becoming more and more popular within school libraries as a way to support reading, enrich curriculum and engage our readers. At Van Meter Community School, we flipped our c...
Van Meter Library VOICE · 1W ago

Andrea Beaty Shares Her Special New Rosie Revere Book With Me...Read What She Has To Say!

I love finding books about making, creating, building, inventing, drawing and more!  They hold a special place in our library at home as they do in school and public libraries, Makerspaces a...