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How El Paso Is Fighting Back Against Book Bans In Texas

Next City

From banned books exhibit at city libraries to efforts at school library, El Pasoans are working to protect access to books about LGBTQ+ and minority communities.

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Every person their book

Librarian.net

.'” A few people on the list discussed their own children who didn’t like the books they were given to read in school. Our local Humanities Council , which I love and which I used to be on the board of, has consistently picked books in this loose topic area for the past half-decade.

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Ep 22: Sticking Points- A Book Review and Discussion of Generations in the Workplace

Summer Camp Programming

SHOW NOTES Shauna and Kelie discuss a recent book they read, Sticking Points by Haydn Shaw about the 4-5 generations that are in the workplace and how it relates to camp! The post Ep 22: Sticking Points- A Book Review and Discussion of Generations in the Workplace appeared first on Summer Camp Programming.

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Updating Government Auditing Standards—The 2024 Yellow Book

GAO (US Government Accountability Office)

Today, we issue a new revision of the Generally Accepted Government Auditing Standards , also known as the “Yellow Book,” which supersedes the 2018 revision of the standards. The Yellow Book is the book of standards and guidance. Attention auditors!

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Book Talking To Promote Your Collection: Five Shrewd Ways To Entice People To Check Out More Books

Super Library Marketing

An ARC is a version of a book that is made available before the official publication date. The panelists then talked about the various ARCs during the session, naming them by title and author and discussing the most intriguing things about each book. It’s because the panelists were book-talking. Books are your brand.

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4 Ways to Read Books to Your Campers That Won’t Bore Them

Summer Camp Programming

Here are four ways to read books aloud to kids that won’t bore them to sleep. This can be done during quiet […] The post 4 Ways to Read Books to Your Campers That Won’t Bore Them appeared first on Summer Camp Programming. So, when it’s part of summer camp, finding ways to incorporate it becomes a strange adventure.

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Please Recommend a Book

Barrett & Greene

We’ve recently been reading an advance copy of a book by Bill Leighty, former chief of staff under Governors Tim Kaine and Mark Warner of Virginia. It’s terrific, full of anecdotes from his many years in government service and we look forward to being able to give copies to our friends when it’s published.

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