Story Box Library Blog
Reading online for kids: how can we protect Australian publishers and creators?
28 Oct 2020
Amidst the challenges of 2020, we’ve seen libraries, schools and individuals adapt to connect with patrons, students and family members digitally, with special arrangements implemented during the coronavirus pandemic to allow children’s stories to be read across social media or other digital platforms. As we move towards a COVID-normal and see a return to standard publisher permissions, there’s a risk that this lack of awareness of copyright issues will grow. Online readings provided in times of difficulty is to be applauded, but in doing it for the kids, how can we protect Australian publishers and creators?
A school forging its own path
12 Nov 2019
We filmed John Marsden and Matt Ottley's powerful Home and Away at Candlebark and it was a special time for our production team. We were amazed and in awe of the inspiring and open space, the sense of wonder and curiosity in students and the passion of th