Software connects schools with e-books
Jeremy Hall | The Sun
Ella Claire Welborn, 8, of Jonesboro browses e-books on the Jonesboro Public Library's new SkyWalk Kids Media software. The software, created by award-winning children's book author Seymour Simon and Liz Nealon, a former executive vice president and creative director for Sesame Street, gives students and teachers a new combination of attributes used in various technological devices in a single software package. The library is working with area schools to introduce the program to teachers, librarians and students.
By JEREMY HALL, Sun Staff Writer, firstname.lastname@example.org
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JONESBORO — Ella Claire Welborn slides into a cushioned chair and focuses her eyes on a computer monitor. The 8-year-old Jonesboro child, like many her age, is no stranger to using
ASU faces tall order in No. 8 USC
Lenny Ignelzi | AP
Southern California quarterback Cody Kessler throws a pass during his team's victory over Nebraska in last season's Holiday Bowl. Arkansas State takes on Kessler and the eighth-ranked Trojans to open the season tonight in Los Angeles.
By Matthew V. Roberson, Sun sports writer
JONESBORO — Arkansas State faces some difficult odds this evening.
They are the same kind of odds Appalachian State faced before beating Michigan in 2007. They are the same kind that James Madison overcame. . . more »