"We have ordered three Nooks and they are scheduled to arrive later this week. I have worked with the data facilitator in my building. We looked at NECAP scores for our students. We chose three students with different levels of NECAP's; above…"
"Peg, at our middle school we have shorter circulation periods (2 weeks normally). I am checking out the Kindles one week at a time because I want to see them and make sure they still work! Also, we have a hold list on the Kindles, so I…"
I have officially gotten my pilot off the ground and checked out three Kindles to students today from the library. They have returned a user agreement (see attachment) acknowledging their responsibilities and liability should something happen to the device, and I have a growing hold list of students. I am only checking out the Kindles to students who are participating in our Battle of the Books and have only loaded those titles. As students bring the Kindles back, I would like to have them…See More
"I have a Kindle of my own and am on the verge of buying about three devices for my middle school library. I have grant money and committed my professional growth option (an alternative to the usual evaluation) to researching the best device…"
If you want the book borrowing you need something other than a Kindle. There are many here who have purchased Nooks, for example, and who can help with your plan, the terms of service, and so forth. Just send questions and I will try to route them to the right people if you cannot find them directly. Best wishes for a successful pilot!