Monday, November 16, 2009

Celebrate American Education Week!

Join in the celebration of American Education Week, brought to you by the National Education Association. This event recognizes the importance of public education from kindergarten through college. The NCC Libraries provide tons of books related to education; topics include practical applications, educational theory, hands-on activities for the classroom, equality and access in the educational setting, and much more!

Here is a sample of some of our newest education resources:

The World Is Open: How Web Technology Is Revolutionizing Education
by Curtis Jay Bonk
LB 1044.87 .B66 2009 Stacks, Main and Monroe

Bilingual Education in the 21st Century: A Global Perspective
by Ofelia GarcĂ­a
LB 1025 .G37 2009 New Books section, Main and Monroe

Creative Resources for the Early Childhood Classroom
by Judy Herr
LB 1140.4 .H47 2009 Early Childhood Education Collection, Main and Monroe

Emergent Curriculum in Early Childhood Settings: From Theory to Practice
by Susan Stacey
LB 1139.4 .S73 2009 Stacks

A Teacher's Guide to Digital Media in the Classroom
by Richard Harrington
E-BOOK (Online)

Taking Sides: Clashing Views in Early Childhood Education
by Karen Menke Paciorek
LB 1139.25 .T34 2008 Stacks

The NCC Libraries also subscribe to education-related databases and electronic journals (contact a librarian for home access information):

ERIC Education Resource Information Center (access database via EBSCOhost)
The Chronicle of Higher Education (e-journal)
Equity and Excellence in Education (e-journal)
The Future of Children (e-journal)

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