Book Week 2018 – Find your treasure in the school library with Oliver v5

Book Week 2018 – Find your treasure in the school library with Oliver v5

Schools around Australia celebrate Book Week this year from 18th – 24th August, with displays, author talks, and a variety of activities around the theme of 'Find your Treasure'.

The special focus on quality children’s…

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CLEAR collaboration goals for school libraries

CLEAR collaboration goals for school libraries

By Nikki Curtis, Director of Marketing, Softlink Education.

Article originally published in Synergy, journal of the School Library Association of Victoria, May 2018. Reproduced on the Softlink blog with permission. 

The…

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School libraries share a wish list for the future

School libraries share a wish list for the future

The annual Softlink School Library Surveys provide information about school library budgets and staffing. They also give great insight into the day-to-day of school libraries.

Open-ended questions such as “What is the one…

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Relationship-based Teaching & Learning – the school librarian’s superpower (and how to boost it)

Relationship-based Teaching & Learning – the school librarian’s superpower (and how to boost it)

School librarians are in a position to build relationships with students in which their interests, rather than just literacy and assessment objectives, can provide the focus for active and engaged learning. Helping students to…

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Kids Lit Quiz World Final 2018
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Kids Lit Quiz World Final 2018

The countdown is on ahead of this year’s Kids’ Lit Quiz World Final in Auckland, New Zealand!

Softlink Education is a proud sponsor of this highly anticipated event, as well as the national Kids’ Lit Quiz heats and…

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