Reading News and Children’s Literacy Roundup – mid-April 2012

Jen Robinson, Carol Rasco, and Terry Doherty collaborate on the highly-popular Reading News and Children’s Literacy roundup. The collection of children’s literacy news and events is published mid-month and at the of the month. This is the mid-April 2012 edition. Read more

Literacy this Week: The Share a Story Blog Tour, Year 4

Four years? Can it really be? Wow! What started as a random idea in 2009 as an “excuse” to bring together librarians, teachers, parents, authors, and passionistas to chat about literacy and books has become an annual literacy blog tour. As you know from the end-of-the-month literacy roundups at Rasco from RIF, Jen Robinson’s Book Page, and our own Family Bookshelf, March pretty much boils down to two “Bs”: books and basketball. [Well, it’s three things for Jen … spring training for her beloved Boston Red Sox.] We went into the weekend celebrating Dr. Seuss‘ birthday, and arrived today with the kickoff of Share a Story – Shape a Future, our annual literacy blog tour. If you haven’t been by … Read more