We all know author and Principal Rob Furman as a geek, and he is. He's a geek for learning. When he sees $12,000 in Book Fair sales - thanks in part to an Ugly Man contest - he sees more kids reading more to the tune of 15,562 books last fall alone. A successful Fair is a critical component of Rob's year-round literacy plan.
Set Students Up for Summer Reading Success
Partnerships with public libraries, book swaps, summer book clubs, and family engagement ideas are a few of the best practices Donalyn Miller and Alyson Beecher share from their vast experience with driving summer reading.
Sharing What Moves You Some people think technology isolates. Not me. I believe technology unites. One way it unites is by creating worldwide communities through which we can explore and share interests. Another way it unites is through streamlined communication within our much smaller worlds. Communication binds communities.