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Title of Program: School Corps Quarterly
Type of Program: Publicity (including newsletters)
Age level: Elementary and Secondary
Description of Program: This newsletter is a tool designed to assist educators in integrating public library resources with their curricula. School Corps Quarterly articles describe public library services and/or events that are relevant to educators countywide, at all grade levels. Articles give concrete examples of how teachers and media specialists at elementary, middle, and high school levels can use the service and/or what benefits they and their students would derive from attending the event. Each issue also includes a booktalk. URL:’ http://www.multcolib.org/schoolcorps/scq/
School Corps Team Leader
Multnomah County Library
205 NE Russell, Portland, OR 97212