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Margriet Ruurs
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  • Salt Spring Island, BC
  • Canada
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Margriet Ruurs commented on Ann Krembs's group International School Librarians
"Check out my regular review column in each issue of THE INTERNATIONAL EDUCATOR. I review (mostly children's) book with international appeal: https://www.tieonline.com/article/1583/a-spring-mix-of-international-school-reads"
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EARCOS Teacher Librarians

This group is to connect International School Teacher Librarians specifically in the EARCOS region and to facilitate discussions leading up to the EARCOS Teachers Conference in March 2012.See More
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International School Librarians

This is a group open to all librarians but specific to international school librarians. Since we usually don't have a district or neighboring schools to rely on, let's create our own network here.See More
Oct 9
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Elementary School Librarians

This groups is for librarians who teach in elementary schools.
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Stepping Stones, A Refugee Family's Journey, published by Orca Books
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"Conducted author presentations at international school, Cairo, Egypt!"
Oct 9

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I am a children's book writer and conduct author visits to (school) libraries around the world.
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http://www.margrietruurs.com
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I am the author of 40 books for children and educators. I conduct author visits in (school) libraries around the world. I review books for The International Educator and Canadian Teacher Magazine.

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At 5:33am on January 26, 2012, Mike McQueen said…

Greetings Margriet,

I'm Mike McQueen, teacher librarian and founder of http://www.GettingBoysToRead.com. Like many school districts, we are in a financial crises. Our school board recently proposed to eliminate ALL 20+ middle school teacher librarians and also cut all 90+ elementary schools to half time. Since we are the biggest district in all of Colorado, we worry this will cause other districts to follow suit. We launched an online movement and are going to do our best to put up a good fight. If possible, please visit our Facebook page and "Like" us http://www.facebook.com/SupportSchoolLibraries . Adding a positive comment and sharing with your friends would help our morale as well. The board finalizes the budget soon so your timely support would be greatly appreciated!

Sincerely,

Mike McQueen

Teacher Librarian at McLain HS

Lakewood, CO

 
 
 

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