1. EOY Report for the Hardest Year Ever

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    May 15, 2022 by Dr. Robbie Barber

    To cap off the #HardestYearEver, we need to create an end-of-year report. This year, our district’s teacher-librarians (a.k.a. school librarians, …
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  2. #WhyStudentsGoToSchoolLibrary

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    April 30, 2022 by Dr. Robbie Barber

    Why do students go to their school library? In all of the arguments about the access to and appropriateness of …
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  3. You Are Your School’s Pressure Release Valve

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    March 26, 2022 by Dr. Robbie Barber

    As we turn the corner into the new School Library Month (April), we need to understand the real importance of …
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  4. Wish List for a K-12 LMS Set Up

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    February 5, 2022 by Dr. Robbie Barber

    How do you want your Learning Management System (LMS) to be set up? This is different from the discussions of …
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  5. Pivoting on a Dime

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    January 15, 2022 by Dr. Robbie Barber

    The original schedule had teachers returning on Monday, January 3rd for a workday followed by students on Tuesday. The announcement …
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  6. #Oneword2022 Is Aspire

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    December 27, 2021 by Dr. Robbie Barber

    The concept of the #oneword, such as I understand it, is to have a word to focus on throughout the …
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  7. How Best to Share?

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    November 6, 2021 by Dr. Robbie Barber

    When working with teachers, it is a bad idea to decide that because they are adults, they don’t require the …
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  8. Books Unite Us

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    September 30, 2021 by Dr. Robbie Barber

    I am extremely proud of my friends, colleagues, and students who have bounded into this annual #BannedBooksWeek with joy. And …
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  9. Ask. Help. Listen. Repeat.

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    September 25, 2021 by Dr. Robbie Barber

    I’m officially renaming this year to “The Hardest Year Ever”. Last year, SY21, was the “Strangest Year Ever”. Last year …
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  10. Student Technology Checklist

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    August 29, 2021 by Dr. Robbie Barber

    We are five weeks into school (four with students). We are face-to-face (with MASKS 😷) but still in a pandemic. …
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