Educator Newsletter September 2023

Sno-Isle Libraries is here to help you and your students have the best school year ever!

In this issue you’ll find information about back to school resources, upcoming educator workshops, connecting with your local library, and more!   

Your Tool for School

Find all the tools you need for the school year, including a teacher card, student account information, and back to school resources for students and families in multiple languages.

2023-2024 Educator Workshops

Register to earn WA state clock hours at Sno-Isle Libraries' online Educator Workshops! There are two new offerings in the lineup this year and shorter workshops help make them even easier to attend.  

Elementary Basics 
Tuesday, October 10, 4:30 - 6:00 PM

Secondary Basics 
Thursday, October 12, 3:00 - 4:30 PM

Library Support for ELL Students 
Thursday, November 16 & Tuesday, February 13, 4:30 - 5:30 PM

Library Resources for Research 
Thursday, January 18, 3:00 - 4:00 PM

Building Your Classroom Library 
Tuesday, March 19, 4:30 - 5:30 PM

School Support Form

Connect with your local library with our School Support Form. Complete the form to request support any time, year-round. You can expect a response within 24-48 hours.

Ways we can help include:  

  • In-person or virtual class visits to share library resources or homework help tools.
  • Booklists to support curriculum units.
  • Information tables at school family nights.
  • And much more!

Have another need or idea? Tell us about it!

Booklists to Start the Year

  • Classroom Readalouds (K-8): From the silly to the serious, these titles will help build a sense of classroom community, prompt meaningful discussions, and entertain your students.  
  • Hispanic Heritage Month Reads for Children & Teens in English and Spanish: Celebrate and explore the diversity of Hispanic cultures and the Latine experience. 
  • Professional Development for Teachers: Support your continuing education with these professional development books.  

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