Connecticut State Library Announces The Edge Initiative is Back!

  For Immediate Release: August 24, 2016          Connecticut State Library Announces The Edge Initiative is Back!     (Hartford, CT) The Connecticut State Library is happy to announce that the Edge Initiative Technology Assessment Toolkit is now available to public libraries in Connecticut. Edge is a groundbreaking project helping libraries create...
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The History & Genealogy Unit of the Connecticut State Library is the recipient of the 2015 Donna Holt Siemiatkoski Award Fund

The History & Genealogy Unit of the Connecticut State Library is extremely happy to announce that our library was chosen as the recipient of the 2015 Donna Holt Siemiatkoski Award Fund! Presented by the Connecticut Professional Genealogists Council, the fund allowed for the purchase of $1,000 dollars worth of books and reference materials for use by library patrons. Several...
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Members of the Vintage Dance Society will perform Popular Dances from the World War I Era, at the State Library’s Third Thursdays Program

Marc Casslar and Martha Griffin, members of the Vintage Dance Society of CT’s performance arm ‘Polite Society, will discuss and recreate some of the most popular dances from the World War I era on June 16, from 12:00 pm-12:30 pm, at the Connecticut State Library. The duo will be performing the Ragtime dances like the Tango, Waltz, Hesitation, Blues, Foxtrot and Castle Walk. The...
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ConneCT Kids

Thu, 11/15/2012 - 12:48Thu, 11/15/2012 (All day)Learn about Connecticut Government, History, and more!ConneCT Kids is Connecticut's Website for Children. Offering resources on State Symbols, State History, Government, School Library Media Centers, Special Needs, games, and so much more.Connecticut Government page addresses Connecticut's Social Studies Framework for fourth grade...
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New and Noteworthy – Comprehensive School Choice Policy

Wed, 07/09/2014 - 12:58 Comprehensive School Choice Policy: A Guide for Legislatorsby Josh CunninghamWashington, D.C. : National Conference of State Legislatures, 2013"This guide is intended as a resource for understanding the types of school choice options states are considering and enacting, including the effects of using multiple forms of choice." -- P. 1ContentsIntroduction...
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Back to School Resources

Wed, 08/27/2014 - 11:36This is not really a blog on back to school - but a list of state and federal resources for families sending children back to school.USA.gov"As the U.S. government's official web portal, USA.gov makes it easy for the public to get U.S. government information and services on the web."Back to School - Use these resources and tips to help prepare your child ...
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