Ready Kids: Hurricane Preparedness

Ready Kidsof the Federal Emergency Management Agency – FEMA.

Teaching about hurricanes?  Here’s an interactive website provided by FEMA for kids!

Published in: on September 8, 2010 at 7:49 am  Comments Off on Ready Kids: Hurricane Preparedness  

Privacy week: plan ahead

Choose Privacy Week ”  May 2-8, 2010 is a new initiative from the American Library Association, Office for Intellectual Freedom.  It is aimed at ecnouraging dialogue about privacy rights in a digital age.  The program encourages libraries to educate citizens and help them make informed,  critical choices about privacy options.

More information at

Published in: on January 14, 2010 at 9:23 am  Comments Off on Privacy week: plan ahead  

NEA – Read Across America

NEA’s Read Across America Day, NEA’s national reading celebration takes place each year on or near March 2, the birthday of Dr. Seuss. Across the country, thousands of schools, libraries, and community centers participate by bringing together kids, teens, and books, and you can too!On March 2, the National Education Association calls for every child to be reading in the company of a caring adult.

via NEA – Read Across America.

Published in: on January 6, 2010 at 11:09 am  Comments Off on NEA – Read Across America