Learning: Birth Through Teens

Innovations in child/parent/family learning; sensory and early childhood literacies; STEM/STEAM; summer learning; learning labs; maker spaces; partnerships for children’s education.

 

2017 Top Innovator
Summer Dare Everywhere >

Cedar Rapids Public Library, Iowa

2017 Honorable Mention 
Big Lift Inspiring Summers: Ending the Summer Slide >
San Mateo County Libraries, California

 

Ready to Read Railroad ›
Frisco Public Library
Sensory Browsing Hour Sundays ›
Gwinnett County Public Library, Georgia
San Antonio Mini Maker Faire ›
San Antonio Public Library, Texas
Family STEM Nights: Outreach ›
San Antonio Public Library, Texas
Little Read Wagon: Reading from the Heart ›
San Antonio Public Library, Texas
Partnerships with Bilingual School Professionals ›
Gwinnett County Public Library, Georgia
One Student, One School & One Library Card at a Ti ›
Montgomery County Public Libraries, Maryland
Six-week Summer Program for Elementary Students ›
Salt Lake County Library Services, Utah
Maker Kits & Teacher Education  ›
Madison Public Library, Wisconsin
Family Literacy Fun with New Americans ›
Springfield City Library, Massachusetts
Make-HER: STEM for Mothers and Daughters ›
Sunnyvale Public Library, California
Brooklyn Connections ›
Brooklyn Public Library, New York
Play Café ›
Oakland Public Library, California
Summer Success: Supporting Life Skills with Books ›
Richmond Public Library, Virginia
Do Space Summer Passport ›
Do Space, Nebraska
DiscoverREAD Rich Learning Environments ›
Memphis Public Library and Information Center, Tennessee
STEM Programming Series for Tots and Preschoolers ›
Gwinnett County Public Library, Georgia
Early Literacy Initiative ›
El Paso Public Library, Texas
Juvenile Probation Literacy Initiative ›
Harris County Library, Texas
Book Buddies ›
Harris County Library, Texas
LAPD Read Along ›
Los Angeles Public Library, California
MākMō Mobile Makerspaces ›
County of Los Angeles Public Library, California
Compton Turns the Tables: The DJ Lab ›
County of Los Angeles Public Library, California
Worth Reading ›
Fort Worth Library, Texas
Sphero Code Club ›
Virginia Beach Public Library, Virginia
Books & Food for Kids Backpacks ›
Pioneer Library System, Oklahoma
Storytellers Without Borders ›
Dallas Public Library, Texas
Spring into STEAM ›
San Diego Public Library, California
Summer Dare Everywhere ›
Cedar Rapids Public Library, Iowa
Parenting Teens' Program ›
Hennepin County Library, Minnesota
Kindergarten Prep ›
St. Louis County Library, Missouri
Information Literacy Instruction Program ›
Free Library of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Go For Launch! ›
Durham County Library, North Carolina
FOG Readers: Closing the Reading Gap at SFPL ›
San Francisco Public Library, California
Teens, Tabletop Games & 21st Century Learning ›
Kansas City Public Library, Missouri
BOOMbox: Informal STEAM Learning ›
Skokie Public Library, Illinois
Helping Readers Reach the Library ›
Wichita Public Library, Kansas
Serving New Immigrant High School Teens  ›
Arlington Heights Memorial Library, Illinois
Grow-a-Reader:Read While You Wait & Learn Together ›
Fort Vancouver Regional Library District, Washington
Love Them Out Loud ›
Dayton Metro Library, Ohio
30,000 Students, 650 Field Trips, 1 Library  ›
Jacksonville Public Library, Florida
Kindergarten Gear-Up  ›
San Diego County Library, California
Big Lift Inspiring Summers: Ending the Summer Slide ›
San Mateo County Libraries, California
Learn & Play Bus Drives School Readiness Goal ›
Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library, Kansas
Traveling Treasures ›
Free Library of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania