Two high school library media specialists in lower socioeconomic Title I schools use MackinVia e-books and Google Hangouts to mentor elementary students in two schools with similar socioeconomic environments, integrate the authentic use of technology, and create a culture of reading that will develop proficient readers, who will read not only for content, but for pleasure.
Meeting Type: Program
Content Area: Transforming: E-Books & Collections
Interests: Children’s Literature, Children’s Services, Collection Development, Ebooks, Special Needs Populations, Technology, Youth Services
Type of Library: Consortium, Library School, Public, School/Media Center
Cost: Included with full conference registration.