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Teacher librarians: Mavens in a digital age

Original source: School Administrator, May 2015 As many school districts across the country have slashed library programs, Vancouver Public Schools has written a different narrative, giving its school librarians re-imagined roles. In this cover story, Superintendent Steve Webb and Director of Instru
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Sarah J. Anderson Elementary School becomes Washington Innovative School

A culture of universal achievement and commitment to closing the achievement gap have earned Sarah J. Anderson Elementary the Office of the Superintendent of Public Instruction’s only 2015 Washington Innovative School designation. In addition to being the elementary school home of the district’s Spa
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Instructional technology facilitator named 2015 ESD 112 Classified Employee

Eddie Sawyer has been selected the 2015 Classified School Employee of the Year for the Educational Service District 112 region. The award is given by the Office of the Superintendent of Public Instruction and recognizes an outstanding classified school employee in each ESD region of the state. Sawye
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Photo of a female elementary studentBlue Valley Schools
Overland Park, Kansas
Blue Valley Schools is committed to providing students an Education Beyond Expectations. A strategic plan…
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Photo: Cherry Creek elementary studentCherry Creek School District
Greenwood Village, CO
The Cherry Creek School District is one of the highest-achieving school districts in the state of Colorado. Together, the…
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Photo of a male elementary studentLake Washington School District
Redmond, Washington
Lake Washington School District is located in the eastern suburbs of Seattle, Washington. Serving the cities of…
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Photo: Peoria High School StudentPeoria Unified School District
Peoria, Arizona
The Peoria Unified School District is one of the largest unified districts in Arizona serving more than 36,000 students in…
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Photo of high school studentPlano Independent School District
Plano, Texas
Located twenty miles north of Dallas, Texas, Plano ISD serves residents in the city of Plano, as well as portions of nine…
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Photo of middle school studentPoway Unified School District
Poway, California
The Poway Unified School District is located in northern San Diego County, California. Encompassing an area of…
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Photo of high school studentVancouver Public Schools
Vancouver, Washington
Vancouver Public Schools has a proud history and promising future. Vancouver is the site of the first formal school…
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