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President Obama Celebrates STEM Education and Innovation at White House Science Fair
March 25th, 2015
On March 23, 2015 President Obama celebrated student winners from science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) competitions across the country at the 2015 White House Science Fair. Read More ›

March 18th, 2015
On March 17, 2015, the National Center for Families Learning Summit hosted a session and webcast to a full room and over 125 screens around the globe on library collaborations with schools in their communities. Read More ›

March 13th, 2015
On Thursday, March 12, 2015 the Universal Service Administration Company (USAC) extended the FY2015 E-rate application filing window by three weeks, with the new deadline set for April 16, 2015. Read More ›

March 3rd, 2015
Washington, DC, March 3, 2015 – A new Urban Libraries Council Leadership Brief highlights the vital role North America's public libraries play in meeting community education needs and urges stronger partnerships to broaden impacts and improve education outcomes from cradle through career. Partners for Education examines the 21st century education landscape and highlights the progressive work of public libraries today in meeting diverse education needs in communities. It offers seven strategies to help local officials maximize the often untapped potential of libraries as education partners. Read More ›