Category: Technology

Favorite Apps of the Summer

Favorite Apps of the Summer
Posted August 1, 2016 / Technology

 My Favorite Apps of the Summer Even though I have been on summer vacation, I have been thinking about and using technology all summer. Because, let’s face it, you just can’t escape it anymore! Needless to say, I have discovered some cool apps that I have been obsessively using or thinking about how to use all summer! Here they are: Habitica: Your Life the Role Playing Game Have you ever wanted to be rewarded for […]

What I Learned from My First Year in a School Library

What I Learned from My First Year in a School Library

“I never teach my pupils, I only attempt to provide the conditions in which they can learn.” –Albert Einstein I spent two years learning about the ins and outs of being a school librarian. I read the text books. I listened to testimonials. I observed some of the greatest school librarians in the state. I interned at two schools. I followed all the education blogs. But nothing quite prepares you for your first day on […]

Confessions from the Library: Decluttering My Internet Life

Confessions from the Library: Decluttering My Internet Life
Posted June 26, 2015 / Technology

 Confessions from the Library is a feature where I get a little personal and confess my thoughts and feelings. Or maybe I just discuss something that’s on my mind or happening in my life. I must admit something to you. I am a naturally messy person. I am not a dirty person, but my life stays pretty unorganized/messy. I keep a planner but sometimes forget to look at it. I create piles and stacks of […]

The Fun of Booktrailers: Locked In Time

The Fun of Booktrailers: Locked In Time
Posted October 22, 2014 / Technology

I’ve been quiet for a few days. That is because a) I have had a busy couple of weeks of school and b) I just haven’t been reading as much. I have been catching up on TV and watching a lot of horror movies, but not reading all that much. Which is okay, because sometimes you need a break. So, today, rather than trying to write a review on a book I read a while […]