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It’s “Appy Hour” for Educators

Redlands, CA, January 15, 2014 – Barnes & Noble Redlands is treating teachers right. The bookstore invites middle and high school students to enter the My Favorite Teacher Contest for a chance to win cash and recognition for their school. It starts with kids writing an essay, poem or thank-you letter for an educator that has especially influenced them. The store will enter the local winner into the regional contest, which will reward five winners with a NOOK® and a $500 Barnes & Noble gift card. From the pool of regional winners, one will get the Barnes & Noble National Teacher of the Year title and a $5,000 donation to their school. Click here for the official rules and entry form. Barnes & Noble Redlands is also hosting Educator Appreciation Days this week. Today through Sunday, teachers get a 25% discount on select items and a chance to win a school visit from the authors of Fuddles, Evertaster, or Jack and the Zombie Attack. Additionally, educators can attend “Appy Hour” this weekend, an event that includes refreshments and demonstrations of  educational apps for the K-12 classroom. Appy Hour is at 1pm on Saturday, January 18 and Sunday, January 19 at 27460 Lugonia Avenue in the Citrus Plaza in...

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Bear Valley Educators Invited to “Appreciation Days” at Barnes & Noble

Redlands, CA, October 7, 2013 – Barnes & Noble in Redlands always gives K-12 educators a 20% discount on school supplies, but during Educator Appreciation Days, they’ll get 25% off both classroom and personal purchases. Homeschooling and traditional teachers in the Bear Valley Unified School District are invited to bring their membership card to the bookstore between October 12 and October 20 during normal business hours. Those without membership cards can apply for a free one in the store, located at 27460 Lugonia Avenue in the Citrus Plaza. Normal business hours are Sunday through Thursday 9:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m. and Friday/Saturday 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. In addition, the store will host a reception for educators during Appreciation Days on October 15 from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. The event will feature complimentary refreshments, giveaways, a hands-on art project and a special presentation by guest speakers Kim Cavanagh and Carolyn Bainer on adding Art to the STEM classroom. Kim Cavanagh is currently the Director of Curriculum and Instruction for Redlands USD.  In the past, she served as a teacher, a school principal, and the Coordinator of Visual and Performing Arts and GATE for the San Bernardino County Superintendent of Schools.  Carolyn Bainer is an educational consultant with Such Good Work and has served as a professional development writer for 300 school superintendents in California. She is also a retired school principal and district office administrator. Barnes...

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