Back to Basics Learning Dynamics celebrates National Library Week with a library expansion at its Wilmington, Delaware Educational Facility

 

Since 2011, Back to Basics Learning Dynamics has had an ongoing partnership with the Delaware-based literacy organization Success Won’t Wait to supply books for Title 1 students through its Reading is Basic Program. This program has provided over 2,800 books to local Title 1 schoolchildren throughout New Castle and Kent counties in grades K-8.

Recently, Success Won’t Wait and Back to Basics collaborated once again, this time expand the Back to Basics’ library, located at its Wilmington, Delaware Educational Facility, as part of National Library Week.

The library expansion includes 100 new summer reading and required reading texts, as …

Deadline for the FiSCA National Scholarship Program for high school senior is April 21; Apply today!

The FiSCA National Scholarship Program awards cash grants of at least $2,000 to students selected from each of five geographic regions across the nation. Criteria is based on academic achievement, leadership skills in school and the community, perseverance in the face of significant obstacles, and an essay written expressly for the competition.

FiSCA has awarded more than $816,500 in scholarship awards to 368 deserving students from across the country since the inception of the program in 1999. In 2013, $82,000 in scholarship money was awarded!

The 2014 FiSCA Scholarship Program is now open. Click on the link below to download …

It’s National Library Week! Do YOU have a free Delaware library card?

This week is National Library Week! The year’s theme is “Lives change @ your library®” and it’s so true!

First sponsored in 1958, National Library Week is a national observance sponsored by the American Library Association (ALA) and libraries across the country each April. It’s a perfect time to celebrate the amazing contributions of our nation’s libraries and librarians and to promote library use and support. And, all types of libraries — school, public, academic and special — participate.

Celebrations during National Library Week include: National Library Workers Day, celebrated the Tuesday of National Library Week (April 15, …