How to Make Your Child Smarter
A recent study has confirmed what many of us knew all along. Interactive reading (involving the child, asking them questions, etc) with children under 4 years of age can increase their IQ by over 6 points. That is just one of 4 things parents can do. This link http://tinyurl.com/k2w98u7 will give you a PDF of the paper. There’s a good summary on this blog: http://www.danielwillingham.com/1/post/2013/02/how-to-make-a-young-child...
State Superintendent Tony Evers has signed a proclamation designating February 5, 2014, as Digital Learning Day (DLDay) in Wisconsin. More information is at: http://imt.dpi.wi.gov/imt_dlday
Top Four Things Library Supporters Can Do To Make a Difference
- Number One: Know What You Want
- Number Two: Know Your Audience
- Number Three: Know How to Talk to Them Using the SPIT Technique
- Number Four: What Really Matters in Effective Influence
Library Systems in Wisconsin
This email comes to you from Winnefox Library System, one of 17 public library systems in Wisconsin. To learn more about systems, click here http://blogs.winnefox.org/speakup/2012/01/26/library-systems-in-wisconsin/
Don’t forget the Wisconsin Library Association’s Legislative Day coming up on the 11th. Information is at http://wla.wisconsinlibraries.org/legislative/legislative-day.
Check out the Library Value Calculator at http://sql.winnefox.org/winnefox/roi.html