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Blog Posts by Teresa.Lipus
The Idaho Commission for Libraries (ICfL) Broadband Technology Opportunities Program (BTOP) grant ends in December 2012.
Librarians and other stakeholders from around the state networked during the “College & Career Ready Summit: Moving Idaho Forward” hosted by Idaho Commission for Libraries August 16-17, 2012.
ICfL welcomes new grants officer
The Idaho Commission for Libraries received a $250,000 National Leadership Grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) to promote early learning among low-income children.
With the recent adoption of the new Idaho Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Standards and with research and media skills embedded into the Common Core State Standards for English Language Arts, it is apparent that technology plays a vital supporting role in Idaho education.
A call for student entries
Letters About Literature (LAL), a national reading and writing promotion program of the Center for the Book in the Library of Congress, invites readers in grades 4–10 to enter the 21st Annual LAL letter writing competition.
The 2012 Idaho Library Association (ILA) Annual Conference, Everywhere You Want to Be, offered a little something for everyone, with workshops, business meetings, panels, and presentations.
The Idaho Commission for Libraries (ICfL) Board of Commissioners visited public and school libraries in southwest Idaho last week on their annual fall library tour. The board, which is designated as the policymaking body for ICfL, visits libraries in a different area of the state each year.
March 4, 2013 is the official day of the Idaho Territorial Sesquicentennial. The sesquicentennial, “Idaho at 150,” will illuminate our state’s future by helping people of all ages explore the territorial roots and history.