Daily Archives: December 13, 2011

Is this something we should be thinking about? Deep Reading vs. Screen Reading?

In today’s Globe & Mail, Dec. 12, 2011, John Barber, examines recent studies on screen reading vs. what is being called deep reading – something to consider as educators and leaders in our fields: http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/arts/books/books-vs-screens-which-should-your-kids-be-reading/article2268465/singlepage/

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The consequences of political agendas in archives and libraries….

In the Globe & Mail, Dec.12, 2011, it was announced that Quebec will be suing Ottawa over the recent decision to destroy records of the gun registry housed in the Library and Archives Canada “Information Commissioner Suzanne Legault warned that … Continue reading

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