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From the Heartland: Mari Evans

August 29, 2014


Mari Evans was born in Toledo in 1923. I first encountered her works while in college. I needed a poem and, there she was. Upon discovering that Evans shared my hometown, I tucked her in my memories. After all, who in the world is from Toledo?? Like me, most know Evans as a poet. Her […]

Indy: Mark your Calendar!!

November 14, 2010

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Indianapolis Youth Literature Conference Saturday, January 29th, 2011 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Indianapolis Marion County Public Library – Central Branch It is time once again for the Indianapolis Youth Literature Conference for librarians, school media specialists and other adults who are interested in children’s and young adult literature. Scheduled speakers include Coretta Scott King […]

Indianapolis Teaching Fellows

December 11, 2007

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While Indianapolis Public Schools currently has an accomplished group of professional educators, the need for additional teachers is always great. The Indianapolis Teaching Fellows is an aggressive campaign to recruit local and committed professionals, community members, and recent college graduates to become teachers, joining us in our efforts to close the achievement gap – so […]