Tagged Education

Celebrate Children's Book Week with Angela Dominguez!

To celebrate Children's Book Week , join guest readers and American Library Association Belpré Award winner Angela Dominguez for a Multicultural Story Time.  Other guest readers will be on hand, and every kid will get a…

LEGO Club

LEGO Club: Create with Ms. Keyonia For children ages 6-12 in the Parkway Central Children’s Department. Presented as part of the Margaret S. Halloran Family Literacy Programming series

LEGO Club

LEGO Club: Create with Ms. Keyonia For children ages 6-12 in the Parkway Central Children’s Department. Presented as part of the Margaret S. Halloran Family Literacy Programming series

Storytime Yoga for Preschoolers

Beth Heed from Oak and Acorn Wellness will host a class filled with stories, yoga and fun for 2- to 5-year-olds. Move, play and explore your body in creative ways as we read stories!  No prior yoga experience is necessary, but…

Storytime Yoga for Preschoolers

Beth Heed from Oak and Acorn Wellness will host a class filled with stories, yoga and fun for 2- to 5-year-olds. Move, play and explore your body in creative ways as we read stories!  No prior yoga experience is necessary, but…

LEGO Club

LEGO Club: Create with Ms. Keyonia For children ages 6-12 in the Parkway Central Children’s Department. Presented as part of the Margaret S. Halloran Family Literacy Programming series

Baby & Toddler Story Time

Books, songs, rhymes and bounces for children (birth to 23 months) and their caregivers!. Wednesday at 11 a.m. (repeat of the Monday 11 a.m. program)   ***Programs are subject to change*** Find us on Facebook: …

Preschool Storytime with Miss Leigh!

Stories, songs and movement activities for children ages 2 - 5 and their caregivers.  Younger siblings are always welcome.  Free; no reservations required.  Children's Department Story Hour Room *Programs are subject to…

Hunting for Scholarships

Join Graduate! Philadelphia for Hunting for Scholarships presentation. Learn how to prepare yourself to be a successful scholarship hunter. Are you ready to return to college? Do you need assistance finding a college and program…

Baby & Toddler Story Time

Books, songs, rhymes and bounces for children (birth to 23 months) and their caregivers!. Wednesday at 11 a.m. (repeat of the Monday 11 a.m. program)   ***Programs are subject to change*** Find us on Facebook: …

Philadelphia Area Math Teachers’ Circle Workshops

PAMTC Workshops are like a book club for K-12 teachers of mathematics! The organization also focuses on fostering development of problem-solving tools and understanding the Standards for Mathematical Practice. Engage in collaborative…

Preschool Storytime with Miss Leigh!

Stories, songs and movement activities for children ages 2 - 5 and their caregivers.  Younger siblings are always welcome.  Free; no reservations required.  Children's Department Story Hour Room *Programs are subject to…

LEGO Club

LEGO Club: Create with Ms. Keyonia For children ages 6-12 in the Parkway Central Children’s Department. Presented as part of the Margaret S. Halloran Family Literacy Programming series

Baby & Toddler Story Time

Books, songs, rhymes and bounces for children (birth to 23 months) and their caregivers!. Wednesday at 11 a.m. (repeat of the Monday 11 a.m. program)   ***Programs are subject to change*** Find us on Facebook: …

Preschool Storytime with Miss Leigh!

Stories, songs and movement activities for children ages 2 - 5 and their caregivers.  Younger siblings are always welcome.  Free; no reservations required.  Children's Department Story Hour Room *Programs are subject to…

Storytime Yoga for Preschoolers

Beth Heed from Oak and Acorn Wellness will host a class filled with stories, yoga and fun for 2- to 5-year-olds. Move, play and explore your body in creative ways as we read stories!  No prior yoga experience is necessary, but…

Storytime Yoga for Preschoolers

Beth Heed from Oak and Acorn Wellness will host a class filled with stories, yoga and fun for 2- to 5-year-olds. Move, play and explore your body in creative ways as we read stories!  No prior yoga experience is necessary, but…

Information Session: American Board for the Certification of Teacher Excellence (ABCTE)

American Board, is a non-profit organization, established by the U.S. Department of Education and dedicated to putting qualified professionals in the classroom through their state-approved alternative teacher certification program.…

Baby & Toddler Story Time

Books, songs, rhymes and bounces for children (birth to 23 months) and their caregivers!. Wednesday at 11 a.m. (repeat of the Monday 11 a.m. program)   ***Programs are subject to change*** Find us on Facebook: …

Preschool Storytime with Miss Leigh!

Stories, songs and movement activities for children ages 2 - 5 and their caregivers.  Younger siblings are always welcome.  Free; no reservations required.  Children's Department Story Hour Room *Programs are subject to…

Returning Citizens - Resources

Resources for Returning Citizens.

Returning Citizens - Prison Memoirs

Books written by and about former prisoners, both famous and infamous.

ERIC (Educational Resource Information Center)

The Educational Resources Information Center (ERIC) is a national information system designed to provide users with ready access to an extensive body of education-related literature. ERIC, established in 1966, is supported by the…

Juvenile In Justice | Panel discussion moderated by Solomon Jones with Marsha Levick, Richard Ross, Naomi Goldstein and Johnny Perez

In the United States, solitary confinement of youth is routinely employed in a majority of states, despite a recent ban on the practice in federal prisons. Over the past several months, the Free Library of Philadelphia’s Regional…

Angela Duckworth | Grit: The Power of Passion and Perseverance

Psychologist Angela Duckworth posits that the secret to success lies less in I.Q. and talent than it does in self-control and acutely focused persistence—in a word, grit. A 2013 MacArthur Fellow and University of Pennsylvania psychology…