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[Grantees] 2017 Summer Learning Resource Grantee Space

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[Grantees] 2017 Teen Intern Grantee Space

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[Grantees] 2016 Summer Learning Resource Grantee Space

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[Grantees] 2016 Teen Intern Grantee Space

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2016 Teens' Top Ten Titles Announced!

A list featuring the winning titles can be found on the Teens’ Top Ten page.Now through December 31, 2016, teens aged 12-18 can nominate their favorite titles to be considered as a 2017 Teens’ Top Ten nominee via the public nomination form. Book title nominations submitted in the current year will be used for consideration of the…See More
Oct 17, 2016
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Apply Now for the 2017 Summer Learning Grants!

The applications for the 2017 Summer Learning Resources and Teen Summer Intern grants are open. Twenty of each grant, worth $1,000 each are available and generously funded by the Dollar General Literacy Foundation. Apply by Jan. 1, 2017. Eligibility requirements apply. Apply here.See More
Sep 29, 2016
YALSA posted a blog post

Vote Now for the 2016 Teens’ Top Ten!

Voting for the 2016 Teens’ Top Ten is now open! Encourage teens to vote for up to three of their favorite titles now through Oct. 15. The “top ten” titles will be announced the week after Teen Read Week™, which takes place Oct. 9-15. Libraries are also encouraged to share the …See More
Aug 15, 2016
Katharine Badgley replied to YALSA's discussion [Grantees] 2016 Summer Learning Resource Grantee Space
"Linda, Yes I saw the article, it was great!  Also, Patrick Jones sounds like a very interesting guy and I like the way he thinks.  Any reading is benefical.  He should meet Zach Gowen. I bet together they could reach a lot of teens,…"
Aug 9, 2016
Ariel Birdoff liked YALSA's blog post New Summer Learning Resources from the Urban Libraries Council
Aug 9, 2016
Linda Gray replied to YALSA's discussion [Grantees] 2016 Summer Learning Resource Grantee Space
"Did anyone see "How to Get Teens in the Library this summer" article about some of our programs in the June American Libraries magazine? I am really behind, and was just reading it. "
Aug 6, 2016
Linda Gray replied to YALSA's discussion [Grantees] 2016 Summer Learning Resource Grantee Space
"My comments are regarding Katharine's program in Genesee with the former WWE. Thanks!"
Aug 6, 2016
Linda Gray replied to YALSA's discussion [Grantees] 2016 Summer Learning Resource Grantee Space
"This sounds great, especially the visit from Zach. Our programs are <I>very loosely</I> tied! I purchased books from an author Patrick Jones who is also a young adult/school librarian. I heard him speak at a YAKFest (Young Adult Keller…"
Aug 2, 2016
Mary Lovell replied to YALSA's discussion [Grantees] 2016 Summer Learning Resource Grantee Space
"Hi, I'm Mary Lovell the Training & Technology Librarian for Seymour Library in Auburn, NY. We don't have a Teen department, but I feel that it is necessary to reach out to our teens, especially since our area has a high ratio of low…"
Aug 2, 2016
Elizabeth Lynch replied to YALSA's discussion [Grantees] 2016 Teen Intern Grantee Space
"Hi. I'm the Teen Services Coordinator at the Addison Public Library. Our interns help run our Free Lunch program, lead volunteers, and plan activities to engage younger children. Our interns have gone above and beyond this summer.  They…"
Jul 11, 2016
YALSA posted a blog post

New Summer Learning Resources from the Urban Libraries Council

Check out these new, free and great resources on summer learning from the Urban Libraries Council!  Even though they were developed by the ULC, they are also useful for suburban, rural and tribal libraries.  Check them out:Leadership Brief: Libraries Expanding Summer Opportunities…See More
Jul 8, 2016
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National Summer Learning Day!

We are sure most of you are already aware, National Summer Learning Day is right around the corner. on July 14th, 2016.You can learn more about it at http://www.summerlearning.org/?page=summer_learning_day.Share any plans you have to celebrate National Summer Learning Day with us!Please feel free to find and share your ideas on our site’s forum.…See More
Jun 27, 2016
Linda Gray replied to YALSA's discussion [Grantees] 2016 Summer Learning Resource Grantee Space
Jun 23, 2016
Chelsea replied to YALSA's discussion [Grantees] 2016 Teen Intern Grantee Space
"Our program has been going really well so far. We brought on three summer reading interns to create, film and edit a promotional video for the library. We sent out information to the schools, promoted the internship on our website, and advertised it…"
Jun 20, 2016
Katharine Badgley replied to YALSA's discussion [Grantees] 2016 Summer Learning Resource Grantee Space
"Hi Everyone, I just wanted to give an update about our Summer Learning events happening this weekend. We have former WWE wrestler Zach Gowen coming to inspire and motivate our teens for a two part program this Friday and Saturday. The timing is…"
Jun 15, 2016
YALSA posted a blog post

2016 Teens' Top Ten Summer Learning

YALSA has released a short video of our nominee’s for the 2016 Teens’ Top Ten.Incorporating the top titles into your Summer Learning programs can help bring teens into your library.Also, we have created a YouTube page of TTT nominee book trailers. Share these book trailers with your teen readers to get them interested in finding the perfect books for them. See More
Jun 10, 2016

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2016 Teens' Top Ten Titles Announced!

Posted on October 17, 2016 at 3:22pm 0 Comments

A list featuring the winning titles can be found on the Teens’ Top Ten page.

Now through December 31, 2016, teens aged 12-18 can nominate their favorite titles to be considered as a 2017 Teens’ Top Ten nominee via the …

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Apply Now for the 2017 Summer Learning Grants!

Posted on September 29, 2016 at 12:27pm 0 Comments

The applications for the 2017 Summer Learning Resources and Teen Summer Intern grants are open. Twenty of each grant, worth $1,000 each are available and generously funded by the Dollar General Literacy Foundation. Apply by Jan. 1, 2017. Eligibility requirements apply. Apply here.

Vote Now for the 2016 Teens’ Top Ten!

Posted on August 15, 2016 at 11:30am 0 Comments

Voting for the 2016 Teens’ Top Ten is now open! Encourage teens to vote for up to three of their favorite titles now through Oct. 15. The “top ten” titles will be announced the week after Teen Read Week™, which takes place Oct. 9-15. Libraries are also encouraged to share the …

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New Summer Learning Resources from the Urban Libraries Council

Posted on July 8, 2016 at 2:30pm 0 Comments

Check out these new, free and great resources on summer learning from the Urban Libraries Council!  Even though they were developed by the ULC, they are also useful for suburban, rural and tribal libraries.  Check them out:

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