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Jackson Avenue School Receives Library Grant

$1,000 grant to help purchase new books and materials.

Students at the will be getting some new books in after the Mineola school recently won a $1,000 Collection Development Grant from Mackin Education Resources for use to help fund the purchase of books and materials for the school’s library.

School librarian Judy Shaughnessy was entered into a contest for the grant by visiting the company’s booth at the recent American Association for School Librarians National Conference in Minneapolis.

The award monies were used to purchase a total of 55 curriculum-related books that are aligned with the new Common Core Standards. Only three educators across the United States were selected for this grant.

Cindy Velez March 10, 2012 at 03:03 AM
HOW WONDERFUL for the kids and staff !!!

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