February 13, 2015



A colleague of mine observed my Storytime last week, and if you haven’t had anyone do this for you, I highly recommend it! While it can be tough to hear things that aren’t perfect (I mean, as much as we strive to be perfect, there’s always something to improve, right...

October 20, 2014


A coworker of mine passed along this article today, and I thought it would be valuable to share with all of you. It sheds light on the concept of talking with young children to build their awareness of words and their pre-literacy skills.  Many of us likely remember r...

October 14, 2014



Call for Colorado Libraries for Early Literacy (CLEL) Steering Committee members!


CLEL is looking for enthusiastic CLEL members who would like to serve on our Steering Committee! 

We have 3 spots to fill for 2015-17.  CLEL members will...

August 14, 2014

So you have some great stories about how early literacy and early literacy practices have made an impact in your library community, but with whom do you share these gold nuggets of information? The answer is the stakeholders in your library community, which includes th...

July 20, 2014

As library professionals, we are not strangers to the question of “what should I read next?” coming from adults.  Often,

those patrons will share their likes and dislikes with us, and we will use that information to figure out what new book they might enjoy.  However, c...

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