On Wednesday, January 16th at 4:30 pm, Barnes & Noble Booksellers in Blue Back Square will hold an Educator Reception for local teachers as part of Educator Appreciation Days, January 12-20, 2013. The event is free and open to PreK to 12 educators. The reception will feature a special workshop, The Digital Classroom: Growing a New Generation of Learners. The program will highlight the many ways teachers are utilizing eBook Readers and Tablets in classrooms. Light refreshments will be served. Plus, educators can enter-to-win a NOOK Tablet or a $500 Barnes & Noble gift card! For more information, or to RSVP to this event (strongly encouraged), please call 860-236-9900.PreK to 12 educators who shop at Barnes & Noble during Educator Appreciation Days will receive 25% off classroom and personal purchases and 10% off movies and music. Educators must present a free valid Barnes & Educators Discount Card to receive the discounts. Exclusions apply, please visit www.bn.com/bn-at-school for details.