Early learning creates a foundation for lifelong learning; no other time in human development presents such a rich opportunity to build that foundation. Libraries offer a chance to create a supportive environment and fun programs that support early learning and literacy. Explore topics related to services to children including programming, early literacy, summer reading, and collection development.
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News / Last Modified: 21 November 2013
"Felt Board – Mother Goose on the Loose," a new nursery rhyme/flannel board app for the iPad, is designed to help librarians, parents and other caregivers...
Webinar / Last Modified: 01 November 2013
Archive and associated resources for the January 20, 2011, partner meeting with Cheryl Space, Janet Ingraham Dwyer, Naphtali Faris, Ann Roberts and Michele Farley presenting.
Libraries, Children and Families: new research and policy recommendations on role of libraries in early reading
Webinar / Last Modified: 30 July 2013
A webinar discussing recent Pew research and an IMLS policy report focused on the role and impact of libraries on the lives of early reading development.
News / Last Modified: 30 July 2013
Libraries play many important roles in their communities. They can be centers of learning as well as centers of community life. Libraries can also be very important in the lives of families and children. They can support early childhood learning, whi...
Webinar / Last Modified: 18 January 2013
Archive and related resources for a webinar presented on July 11, 2012 by Sue Kimmel and Gail Dickinson with advice about finding, writing, and submitting grant opportunities focused on services to children.