Spaces, Zones, and Students Our school is experiencing incredible growth in the wake of the pandemic. We are happy to welcome our new students! However, we need a plan to adjust for the additional student traffic. So the search begins… Read More ›
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Thinking about Space: Remembering Its Purpose
My school is currently in a transition period. We are in the process of building a new school so for this coming school year we have moved to a temporary location. Since I needed to redesign the space to work for my… Read More ›
The Day the Bench Broke
About three years ago, at eight months pregnant, I was sitting with my student book club at a table that looked a bit like this. I did not have cushions on my benches, but you get the idea. When all… Read More ›
You Say “Library”, I Say “Learning Commons”: What’s the Big Diff?
Where do you work? A library or a school library media center or a learning commons? What are you called? School Library Media Specialist or Teacher Librarian or “Hey, Library Lady”? Whatever name you’ve adopted or been handed, many… Read More ›