The Colorado State Library's SPELL Projects -- SPELL: The Research and Putting SPELL into Action -- have been generously funded by the Institute of Museum and Library Services.
The planning team has reviewed existing studies and undertaken new research to create a blueprint of promising practices for libraries and other agencies to deliver early literacy information and resources to low-income families with young children. Read more
Putting SPELL into Action Presentation at the 2015 CLEL Conference
September 18, 2015
Putting SPELL into Action will be featured at a session at the 2015 CLEL (Colorado Libraries for Early Literacy) Conference! This is the only conference in the country to focus on professional development specifically for library staff that serve very young children and their parents.
Putting SPELL into Action Begins!
October 2014-September 2016
IMLS has funded this second SPELL project in which the project team and many partners will put the SPELL blueprint recommendations into action in libraries across Colorado. Follow this website to track the project's progress!
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