Colorado Libraries for Early Literacy

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Announcing the Spanish CLEL Bells

Announcing the Spanish CLEL Bells

May 25, 2024 • info@clel.org COLORADO – Colorado Libraries for Early Literacy is pleased to announce a newly formed committee ...
Facing Book Bans: A Meetup Recap

Facing Book Bans: A Meetup Recap

Book challenges and bans have increased dramatically in recent years, and librarians often find themselves in the center of the ...
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Nursery Rhymes in Storytime

Children’s librarians are storytellers, and with that storytelling comes the natural propensity to add music and rhyme into our Storytimes ...

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