MultiMedia Schools

Multimedia Schools is a magazine specializing in Educational topics.

Articles from Vol. 10, No. 4, September

A Teacher's Guide to Using Technology in the Classroom
A Teacher's Guide to Using Technology in the Classroom by Karen S. Ivers. Libraries Unlimited, 88 Post Road West, Westport, CT 06881 [http://www.lu.com]. 2003. 152 pp. ISBN: 1-59158-074-9. Soft-cover, $25.00.Focusing on computer technologies, this guide's...
Connecting the Classroom and the Library
How One School Uses Web-Based Library Projects to Build Information-Literacy SkillsThose of us who work in school libraries have seen it before.At 10:15 the library fills up with students assigned a research project. The teacher gives the kids some basic...
ILS Marketplace: School Libraries - from Computers in Libraries Magazine's Quarterly Series on Library Automation Markets
Your guide to vendor product facts and user ratingsEditor's Note: Last June, my colleagues at Computers in Libraries magazine published the third in a four-part series of articles by library automation guru Pamela Cibbarelli. It seemed so well targeted...
NetWatch
NETNEWSTeens and the InternetTeenSites.com: A Field Guide to the New Digital Landscape, a report from the Center for Media Education, surveys the new media culture directed at and, in some cases, created by teens. The report examines the interactive...
NewsWatch
News of the Latest Products and Technology for K-12NEWSNational School Library Media Programs of the YearThe American Association of School Librarians (AASL) presented the National School Library Media Program of the Year Award to schools in three categories....
The Grantwriter's Internet Companion
The Grantwriter's Internet Companion by Susan Peterson. Corwin Press, Inc., 2455 Teller Road, Thousand Oaks, CA 91320-2218 [http://www.corwin press.com]. 2001. 122pp. 0-7619-7746-5. Softcover, $44.95.This guide is not new, but the content is unique,...
The Holocaust Education Project: A Media Specialist's Success Story in Online Resource Use, Staff Collaboration, and Community Outreach
REMEMBRANCEEditor's Note: There has been a lot of attention paid the past couple of years in schools to the development of classes about tolerance and social justice. In many states, such courses are even mandated. Author and media specialist Margaret...
The Power of Media Center Statistics
How to Get Them, What to Do with ThemNo, they're not sexy, and yes, they can "lie." But when they're appropriately gathered and well presented, library stats can help tell the real story of what goes on in your media center. "What a bother!" you say....
TitleWatch
New Software and Electronic Media Titles for K-12Cross CurriculumSRA Literacy Launcher, an online literacy and math curriculum for students in grades preK-2, provides access to more than 100 full-curriculum language arts and mathematics lessons. The...