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Dec 2018

Working to help all VPS students be “Future Ready” one library at a time!

2018-12-10T09:45:35+00:00December 10th, 2018|Librarian blog, School news|

by Traci Chun | Teacher Librarian | Skyview High School You may have heard the term “Future Ready” or thought about what schools are doing to help support students for future careers and industries. Future Ready Schools is a national effort to provide students with digital learning opportunities and help move school districts toward preparing [...]

Sep 2018

Find innovation in your library

2018-10-31T16:56:39+00:00September 27th, 2018|Librarian blog, School news|

by Traci Chun | Teacher Librarian | Skyview High School Shh! Shh! Shh!  Gone are the days of the library being a silent space filled with books and a shushing librarian. Today’s libraries are filled with technology, innovation, learning, and yes, books. As information is shared globally with only a few keystrokes, the need [...]

Sep 2018

Battle of the Books creates powerful readers

2018-10-31T16:47:09+00:00September 13th, 2018|Librarian blog, School news|

by Eric Bindewald | Teacher Librarian | Sacajawea Elementary School Marshall accidentally “buzzed in” due to the adrenaline rush that took control of his pointer finger. Teammates turned to Marshall with bated breath while he stared at the emcee as though he was just caught peeing in the library.  The five seconds of silence seemed [...]

Apr 2017

Bowling news

2017-04-14T10:32:36+00:00April 12th, 2017|School news|

The Bowling Season has come to an end this year. The team showed tremendous growth over the season. They increased their overall score almost every single meet with the highest overall cumulative score being 1327. The top ten bowlers competed at the district tournament last week and Tiffany Tran came away with a 5th place [...]

Apr 2017

Counselor’s corner: Keeping your family strong

2017-04-12T13:30:25+00:00April 12th, 2017|counselors|

Every family has positive characteristics and every family has times of struggle. When life becomes chaotic or unexpected stressors occur, it is important to lean on supports and resources. Protective factors are the strengths and resources that families use when life struggles come. Research shows that using these strengths can help families stay strong and [...]