Protecting student's personal information is a concern for every school district. As schools and districts increasingly adopt digital systems for instruction and management, information security is paramount. Read more
Together, teachers and students are tapping into an increasingly rich library of digital resources to achieve meaningful learning outcomes. Technology is now enabling teachers to create a richer and more robust learning experience for their students. Read more
The Common Core expands the responsibility for reading proficiency beyond the librarian and language arts teachers to all teachers across the curriculum. At the heart of digital literacy is, of course, reading. The ability to read and interpret increasingly complex texts across all subject areas is essential to college and career readiness. Read more
What kind of mobile reading devices are best for school libraries? When librarians and media specialists evaluate the cost and benefits of integrating mobile devices into their curriculum and library collection, it is important to know the benefits and shortcomings of each. Read more
Many schools see conversion from print to digital as a way to reduce costs for instructional materials, but is that really true? As school libraries respond to increasing demand for eBooks, what are the best ways to balance print and digital collections without busting the budget? Read more
Listen in as librarians share some of their experiences on struggling to find the most effective ways to integrate eBooks into their collections, choosing the best device for their school or district and how to get teachers to use eBooks in their classrooms.
You can be sure you're choosing the right digital resources and tools for your school or district with our free digital diagnostic tool kit. This tool kit helps you create a snapshot of where you are and assess your options. It presents a clear step-by- step process for evaluating your digital content resource and hardware needs and enables you to connect the right digital tools to your desired learning outcomes.