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National Poverty in America Awareness Month

Deimosa Webber-Bey January 16th, 2015

Growing up, some of us have our own rooms, some of us (cough, cough) have to share a room with all of our siblings… and some of us have no room at all. My sisters and I...

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Innovative research published in 2014 - readers' advisory, graphic novels, & science instruction

Deimosa Webber-Bey December 29th, 2014

As I mentioned in my previous post, during 2014 we Scholastic librarians helped out with The Joy and Power of Reading: A Summary of Research and Expert Opinion, written by...

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Innovative research published in 2014 - OWP, musical mathematics, & multiliteracy

Deimosa Webber-Bey December 27th, 2014

A major part of librarian-ing here at Scholastic is answering reference questions and doing research for our colleagues who are working on books, magazine articles,...

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Scholastic book birthdays of 2014

Deimosa Webber-Bey December 18th, 2014

2014 marked several landmark birthdays for Scholastic publications. Our new library assistant, Katie, investigated the archive and pulled out some of the favorites that...

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Walk a mile in Stacey’s shoes for American Diabetes Month

Deimosa Webber-Bey November 17th, 2014

To study up for this post recognizing American Diabetes Month, I reread The Truth About Stacey and Stacey’s Emergency

Wopila! The one word I learned in Lakota

Deimosa Webber-Bey November 6th, 2014

Educating in Indian country, I learned more than I taught; and immersed in the classroom with Native American teenagers, I had the reality check every teacher goes through...

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Classic Halloween Scholastic

Deimosa Webber-Bey October 29th, 2014

We took a look in the Scholastic archive, and brought up some classics from the 60s, 70s, 80s, and 90s, to reflect on what thrilled us back in the day - check them out! ...

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The Earth, teen books, and other big banned things

Deimosa Webber-Bey September 26th, 2014

I had one book challenged during my tenure as a teen librarian, and it was The Earth, My Butt, and Other Big Round Things, by Carolyn Mackler.

Are you 1? Are you 2? Are you 225??

Deimosa Webber-Bey September 17th, 2014

It has been 225 years since the United States Constitution went into effect in 1789, and you can never have too many resources for teaching this essential...

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