IT Fluency 3.0

HTML was rewarding – I finished with a website and it was built from scratch. It wasn’t perfect by any stretch, but it was an accomplishment. My issue with HTML is its tediousness. One wrong move and the whole thing goes up in flames. I can say I did it. That’s what counts. Now, onto…

IT Fluency 2.0

You know what? The modules in this course have been a welcome distraction to the absolute insanity that is 2017. I put on my headphones, wade through HTML awkwardly until it works out, and then go to sleep. Honestly, I have enjoyed learning this process and feel as if I have definitely become more fluent….

IT Fluency

I am a second year student at the University of Alabama Library and Information Science program, and a mother of three. We live in Birmingham, Alabama with our lab mix T.J. I am focused on bibliotherapy and gifted children in the public library, and have a website which explores this topic as I study it….

Joey Not Jenny, Math, Story time

Books your children will like What?!? Calm down corner Upsetting the book lover Domestic violence affects all children in the class Story time Adding math Connecting with scientists Joey not Jenny Undermining inclusivity Stress

The Civil War, Bill Nye, & Fidgeting 

Mental health in schools Let kids fidget Librarian avengers Icelandic tradition Pre-Raphaelite muse Bill Nye Decoding Civil War telegrams Book lovers Life lessons from Pooh Asynchronous

Amuse Bouche

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MIT, Hamlet, & Library Wars

Brain starvation Jacqueline Woodson Does giftedness matter Gene Wilder Don’t say these things to an anxious child MIT degree! Library wars Ronald Dahl’s books 10 beautiful libraries Hamlet as D&D Philosophers’ break up letters

Kwame Alexander, Harry Potter, & Practice

Kwame Alexander Stinks to be gifted Anxiety as anger Good kids Cataloging your books Practice! Harry Potter moments that should have been in the movies Library scavenger hunt Illustrated periodic table Watch think write Best internet sites for book lovers

Rebuilding Louisiana, Kid Lit Jerks, & Legos

Legos and libraries Writers in Paris Great rooms of children’s literature Kid lit jerks Making anxiety worse Rebuilding LA Playing music Put the laptops up Byron burning Education inequality Comic on cliches