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Middle school librarians work to innovate spaces, inspire students

Dr. Harry Bull with West Middle School students and books
Like teachers, librarians in the Cherry Creek School District are always searching for innovative ways to engage their students and encourage them to visit the library for fun as well as learning. That’s why nearly all of the district’s middle school librarians took time out of their busy schedules in April to visit other libraries and collaborate with other librarians on creative ways to make libraries more inviting, intriguing and inspiring for their students.

Students discussing book Campus MS librarian Derek Phelan and Sky Vista MS librarian Kristen Donegan even wrote an article about their efforts, which was published in the Voice of Youth Advocates or VOYA Magazine, a bimonthly journal addressing librarians, educators and other professionals who work with young adults.

You can read their article here.

VOYA article page 1

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