Sometimes I think my mother should have named me Johnny...Johnny One Note.
Reason: Every time I turn around I see more evidence of our general inability as a nation to make a genuine commitment to education--and to vital education-enablers such as school libraries.
As I clamber up onto this soapbox one more time, let me make a small request.
Do yourself a favor. Don't miss Assistant Editor Meris Stansbury's eye-opening special feature on what's been happening to our libraries (http://www.eschoolnews.com/news/top-news/index.cfm?i=55238). Her reporting has turned up some of the most cogent, hard-eyed arguments I've seen on behalf of keeping libraries afloat regardless of...