Being an Early Literacy Cheerleader in Storytime and The Power of Waiting

A few months ago I wrote about my favourite early literacy message and since then a few more excellent resources popped into my blog feed. I love when that happens; it’s like the universe telling me to continue thinking and writing about this topic. First I’ll draw your attention to Why & How to Offer… Continue reading Being an Early Literacy Cheerleader in Storytime and The Power of Waiting

The Heart of Our Work

Recently I attended a few presentations on community work that reminded me of my favourite part of my job: Relationship building. In truth, I felt disconnected from community work for a long time. The pandemic disrupted many relationships. Libraries were closed, practising social distancing, and dealing with high staff turnover. Community partners had the same… Continue reading The Heart of Our Work

I’ll Link to That: Things to Read This Summer

Summer is upon us, friends! How’s everyone holding up? In anticipation of an increased work load and an increase in social activities outside of work, I’ll likely take the summer off blogging. In the meantime, here are some things to bookmark and read over the next few months. YAACING Newsletter Yes, I still write a… Continue reading I’ll Link to That: Things to Read This Summer