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Early Learning Resources
|AWE Learning Platinum Online brings more than 175 educational titles from award-winning and well-known publishers for young learners ages 2-12. Access AWE Learning Platinum Online with a single login from any internet-enabled device.
“I personally found the programs ‘revamped’ and what I like to call relevant to our kids today. I especially appreciate the social/emotional component. This is very important in our world today.” – Heather Oates, Ligonier Valley Library Children’s Librarian
AWE Learning Platinum Online features:
Featured AWE Learning Platinum Online Partner: Scribblitt
Scribblitt is a launch pad for creativity where kids are able to write and illustrate a story or comic book, plus get it printed to a physical book or comic book. Scribblitt is available for all AWE Learning Platinum Online subscribers. Users can upload photos, artwork, or use unique illustrations to help bring their story to life!
BONUS! All Platinum Online users can SAVE 10% off publishing their own book or comic at Scribblitt.com using discount code AWE10.
2021 Platinum Modern Library Award Winner!
|AWE Learning is thrilled to be a recipient of Platinum Awards in the Modern Library Awards for the fourth consecutive year. The Modern Library Awards is an annual program that recognizes excellence in products and services for libraries. Read the official press release here!
Click here to learn more about our award-winning workstations!
Customer Spotlight: Mineral County Library, NV
|Mineral County Library, in Nevada, purchased six (6) AWE Learning Tablets in October 2020, in order to provide early literacy and digital literacy resources to preschoolers in their local community.
Click here to watch a video about the program Mineral County Library rolled out to build literacy skills during COVID-19.
Early Learning Resources: Exclusively from AWE Learning
|Click on the links below to view and print FREE holiday-themed printables for young learners in your community!
Visit our Library Resources page for more FREE printables for your early learners.
Funding Opportunity For Your Library: Dollar General Youth Literacy Grants
Looking for funding to bring AWE Learning’s digital learning resources to your young learners? Dollar General’s Youth Literacy Grant application is now open – deadline to apply is May 20, 2021.
Dollar General’s Youth Literacy Grant is open to schools, public libraries, and nonprofit organizations who help students that are below grade level or having trouble reading. Applicants must be within 15 miles of a Dollar General Store.
Click to learn more about the Youth Literacy Grant!
Our Latest BLOG Post
Spark Creativity in Your Young Learners Are your kids attending school virtually? Or are they in person with limited peer collaboration? While after-school activities look different due to COVID-19, it is important to spark creativity in your young learners at home. Read this blog post for some fun ideas!
Suggested Book Ideas for Young Learners
Looking for some new books for the children in your library? Check out the 2021 Caldecott Medal Winner and Honor Books below!
- We Are Water Protectors – Written by Carole Lindstrom and illustrated by Michaela Goade
- A Place Inside of Me: A Poem to Heal the Heart: Written by Zetta Elliott and illustrated by Noa Denmon
- The Cat Man of Aleppo: Written by Irene Latham and Karim Shamsi-Basha and illustrated by Yuko Shimizu
- Me & Mama: Written and illustrated by Cozbi A. Cabrera
- Outside In: Written by Deborah Underwood and illustrated by Cindy Derby
AWE Learning in the Media
AWE Learning Launches Platinum Online, Its First Cloud-Based Product for Early Learning! – Press Release
Lynchburg Library Celebrates New Early Literacy Stations – The News & Advance