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Laura  Bouknight
Library Media Specialist
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Education

Master of Library and Information Science, USC

Bachelor of Arts in English, USC Aiken



Bio

Ms. Bouknight has served as the school librarian for more than five years.  Ms. Bouknight enjoys serving the NHS school community by providing opportunities to collaborate with teachers with research, video and pod casting, and media literacy, as well as reader's advisory.  Ms.Bouknight also leads the school's reading incentive program and offers a summer reading celebration, ice cream celebration and end of the year event to encourage students to develop a life-long love of reading.  Students that meet the school reading goal recieve a certificate on award nights.  Recently Ms. Bouknight also started leading the "Bookish Bulldogs", a student book club.  While Ms. Bouknight is an avid reader of young adult literature of all genres including suspense, historical and romance, she especially enjoys fantasy and science fiction, and has served on the SC Young Adult Book Award Committee.  Ms. Bouknight has two children and her husband is an art teacher in Lauren's School District.