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Jennifer Kasch, Librarian

December 5, 2018


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Did you know that nearly one-in-five Americans now listen to audiobooks? That’s according to a Pew Research Center survey conducted in January 2018. Audiobooks are highly portable and they’re great for multitasking. You can listen to them while exercising, commuting, or doing tasks around the ho...

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Kelley Minica and Mark Luetkehoelter, Librarians

November 21, 2018


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According to the Pew Research Center’s State of the News Media fact sheet from July 2018, the percentage of podcast listeners in America has substantially increased over the past decade, with 44 percent of Americans 12 and older reporting they listen to at least one podcast, up from 9 percent in 20...

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Gail Powers-Schaub, Student Achievement Center Director

September 12, 2018


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Did you know students who study in groups, if they stay focused and on task, learn 2.5 times more than students who study alone? That’s the conclusion of a 1984 study by D.W. Johnson and R.T. Johnson entitled “Cooperative  Small-Group Learning.”  District-wide, the Student Achievem...

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