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Share Your Book Trailers with 30,000 Schools!

TeachingBooks.net is a collaborative literacy tool that enhances student engagement with literature by providing supplemental multimedia resources. Share your book trailers on TeachingBooks.net to ignite educator and student interest in your books! How To Submit Book Trailers for Consideration Video file format options: .mp4 (preferred) .mov .m4v .MPEG-2 .WMV File size: Less than or equal […]

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Literacy posters from award-winning illustrator Marie-Louise Gay

Generously shared with TeachingBooks.net As a gift to our customers, every year we share some images of non-book art from a wonderful illustrator. This year, Marie-Louise Gay kindly provided the following examples of posters she has created to promote book festivals and other literary events. Please enjoy. Image courtesy of Marie-Louise Gay, 2012 Image courtesy of […]

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Announcing the new and improved TeachingBooks.net!

The first major redesign of TeachingBooks.net just launched! Please enjoy the new design, navigation, and searching capabilities that can help all teachers, librarians, and students easily discover exciting multimedia materials that bring to life the books and authors they are reading.   Highlights of the new site include a How To Use tutorial on the […]

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2010-11 Annual Report

Below please find a link to the 2010-11 Annual Report for TeachingBooks.net. I have written and shared this with you because I sincerely believe that each of the educators we partner with is a stakeholder in this educational effort. I want you to understand the direction and focus of TeachingBooks.net, and to feel comfortable sharing […]

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The TeachingBooks.net Blog turns one today!

We’re celebrating with cupcakes here at the office. Yum! If you stopped by, we’d share them with you too. A great big thank you to everyone who has subscribed to our blog’s RSS feed, posted a comment, or stopped by to learn about integrating online multimedia book and author resources into classroom activities. If you […]

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National Recognitions Bestowed Upon Two Authors Featured in Originally Produced Interviews by TeachingBooks.net

Chief Joseph Medicine Crow, the 95-year-old author, historian, and storyteller, received the Presidential Medal of Freedom on August 12th from President Obama.     Anthony Browne was appointed as the United Kingdom’s sixth Children’s Laureate on June 9th.       Chief Medicine Crow’s books for youth include Brave Wolf and the Thunderbird (Abbeville, 1998), […]

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