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Find innovation in your library

by Traci Chun | Teacher Librarian | Skyview High School Shh! Shh! Shh!  Gone are the days of the library being a silent space filled with books and a shushing librarian. Today’s libraries are filled with technology, innovation, learning, and yes, books. As information is shared globally with only a few keystrokes, the need [...]

2018-10-12T12:53:23+00:00September 27th, 2018|Librarian blog|

Battle of the Books creates powerful readers

by Eric Bindewald | Teacher Librarian | Sacajawea Elementary School Marshall accidentally “buzzed in” due to the adrenaline rush that took control of his pointer finger. Teammates turned to Marshall with bated breath while he stared at the emcee as though he was just caught peeing in the library.  The five seconds of silence seemed [...]

2018-10-12T12:59:36+00:00September 17th, 2018|Librarian blog|

Pop-up food pantries scheduled Sept. 4-7 for VPS students and families | Español | Русский

Available food items will include snacks, breakfast items, bread and bagels, lunch items, fresh produce and more.

2018-09-04T16:08:00+00:00September 4th, 2018|School news|

Washington State 2018 Healthy Youth Survey

Our district is participating in the Washington State 2018 Healthy Youth Survey during fall 2018. The Healthy Youth survey includes questions related to physical activity and diet, unintentional and intentional injury, substance use, risk and protective factors, access to school-based services, and sexual behaviors, abuse and orientation. Survey results are used by schools, communities and [...]

2018-08-31T13:07:29+00:00August 31st, 2018|School news|

New visitor management system | Español | Русский | Chuukese

Vancouver Public Schools does many things to protect the many people within our buildings. Secure entrances, safety officers, mental health support and positive behavior training are just a few of the many ways that we work to keep everyone safe. This fall, we’re adding another safety practice to our schools: a digital visitor management [...]

2018-08-15T10:25:04+00:00August 15th, 2018|School news|
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