Author Archive | Donna


Resolve to Read in 2019

Why challenge yourself to read more this year? Reading stimulates your brain and reduces stress. If you’re too busy to sit down with a book, then you can listen to one while driving, working out, doing chores, or even getting ready for bed. Step One: Pick a Challenge Whether your New Year’s resolution is to read […]

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What I Learned While Sphero Painting

For Teen Tech Week, an annual celebration of teens and technology in libraries that only librarians who work with teens know of, I had the idea to visit as many school libraries as possible to paint with robots. We already had spheros: little waterproof robots┬áthat can be controlled using an iPad. I just needed paint, […]

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Announcing: The 2018 Rainbow List

Men’s figure skater Adam Rippon has made history, charmed crowds, and inspired young people at the Olympics this month in Pyeongchang. Making his Olympic debut at the advanced age of 28 — His teammates Nathan Chen and Vincent Zhou are both 17 and also made history with their quadruple jumps — Rippon is the first […]

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