International Mother Language Day @ Woodstock School Library

With more than 50 languages spoken by our students, Woodstock is a hugely diverse linguistic community. As a school it’s something we actively embrace. For students for whom English is a second language we encourage them to keep developing their first language, and to share and use the depth of knowledge they have gained from it. Thursday marked this year’s International Mother Language Day. This day of celebration promotes awareness of linguistic and cultural diversity. A new display … Continue reading International Mother Language Day @ Woodstock School Library

WBCD Competitions: Now you can register up to 20 April 2019

School Library Association (SLA) launches two national level competitions to celebrate World Book and Copyright Day 2019. The last date for online registration and submission of entries is 20 April 2019. 1. Reading Mascot for India What:  Design a mascot for India which inspires everyone to read. Who can participate: Any school-going child in India can participate. No registration fee. How to participate: Step 1: Each participant has … Continue reading WBCD Competitions: Now you can register up to 20 April 2019

SLA celebrates WBCD 2019 with Two Nation-wide competitions: Register now !

SLA celebrates World Book and Copyright Day 2019. What is ‘World Book and Copyright Day’? World Book and Copyright Day is a celebration to promote the enjoyment of books and reading. Each year, on 23 April, celebrations take place all over the world to recognize the magical power of books – a link between the past and the future, a bridge between generations and across cultures. On … Continue reading SLA celebrates WBCD 2019 with Two Nation-wide competitions: Register now !

IFLA School Library Guidelines, Ed. 2, now available in Hindi

IFLA School Library Guidelines, Edition 2 is now available in Hindi. After Telugu, this is the second Indian Language into which one of the most important and followed School Library Guidelines is translated. Hearty congrats and thanks to Madhu Bhargava Charu Mathur Dev and Ritu Seth. A great achievement and a valuable contribution to Indian School Librarianship. IFLA — IFLA School Library Guidelines, 2nd edition … Continue reading IFLA School Library Guidelines, Ed. 2, now available in Hindi

N. Basavaraja selected as one among the six Librarians for the 2019 UAE School Librarian of the Year Award

The School Librarian of the Year Award, in partnership with The Executive Council of Dubai, was established in 2016 to celebrate the inspiring work of the UAE’s best school librarians in public and private schools. On 6 March 2019, The General Secretariat of The Executive Council of Dubai and Emirates Literature Foundation awarded the 6 winners of the School Librarian of the Year Award for … Continue reading N. Basavaraja selected as one among the six Librarians for the 2019 UAE School Librarian of the Year Award