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Ask a Storytime Ninja Archives

Remember the Ask a Storytime Ninja feature? It answered some of your burning questions about everything storytime-related, from managing behaviors to storytiming while pregnant. There are so many ideas here from long-time storytime providers that can be reviewed for help and inspiration. Dig in! Ask a Storytime Ninja Archives Managing Storytime Children Sharing Storytime Rules …

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Hey, why don’t you… let caregivers introduce their babies and toddlers?

Last month, Storytime Underground readers voted for their preferred new features for this website. These votes have resulted in two new monthly features: Free Training Resources, which debuted a few weeks ago, and “Hey, why don’t you…” which debuts today. The “Hey, why don’t you…” feature is meant as an invitation to consider, or perhaps try, …

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Ask a Storytime Ninja

We all have questions. Most of us have answers. Fitting question to answer is pretty much the basis of our profession. To that end we introduce Ask a Storytime Ninja, the Storytime Underground’s very own advice column. Do you have a question about any aspect of storytime or early childhood literacy? Ask it here! Your …

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Storytime University

Welcome to Storytime University, where we at Storytime Underground, with your assistance and participation, are subverting the dominant paradigm of professional development. This isn’t your library school prof’s professional development. It’s not limited to top-down soaking-up of professional information. It’s participatory. It’s collaborative. It’s whatever works to keep you growing as a youth services practitioner. …

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