A message from the University at Albany IST601 Class for Summer 2014:
Do you find yourself coming up short on good programming ideas?
Looking for creative program opportunities for your library, school or social group?
Want to meet some performers and presenters who want to fill your programming voids?
Answers to these question can be found at the first annual Library Programs2 Symposium
October 9, 2014 / 1- 3:30 pm / University at Albany, Campus Center Ballroom
We are bringing new and innovative types of programming information to libraries, schools and other institutions across the Capital District region and beyond. This event features exhibits of programs from educational, entertainment and cultural programming specialists. These informative displays will highlight presentations and demonstrations that will focus on education, entertainment, and cultural awareness, creating new programming opportunities to bring back to your institution. And it’s FREE.
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A message from Karen Sperrazza, President, NYLA/SSL:
Greetings SSL Members.
NYLA’s 2014 Conference is November 5-8 in Saratoga Springs.
The Early Bird Registration deadline is this Friday, August 22. Book your room and register now to save money.
This year SSL is sponsoring a Continuing Education Workshop on Wednesday, 11/5, from 2:00-5:00–
Dr. Barbara Stripling is presenting:
Teaching Strategies for Active, Inquiry-Based Learning
Hope to see many of you there!
Some of the Programs and Special Events — Read more »
Vernon-Verona-Sherrill Central School District is looking for a Library Media Specialist full-time for a K-6 elementary position Sept. - Dec., 2014.
If interested, please contact the Principal, James Rozwood via email at: JRozwod@vvsschools.org or phone (315)363-3080.
What’s your favorite app for teaching and learning?
Join us for the 2014 Fall into Books Children’s and Teens Literature Conference.
Friday, October 17, 2014
542 Route 9
Fishkill, NY 12524
Regular registration - $65 Postmarked by September 19, 2014
Keynote Speaker - Mark Siegel
Author Speaker - Patricia Reilly Giff
2014 FIB Discussion groups and schedule
2014 FIB Registration Form
Click here to see photos from past FIB Conferences!
She’s back! Kary Barth from Kapco will be here in September to share her basic book repair tips.
Date: Tuesday, September 9, 2014
Time: 9:00am - 12:00pm
Location: Dutchess BOCES CTI - ER Conference Room 10
For a complete workshop description and to register go to https://www.mylearningplan.com
For additional school library advocacy information and resources go to http://www.ala.org/aasl/advocacy/resources#infographic.
Eldred Central School District has a tenure track K-12 School Librarian position starting September 1, 2014. NYS Certified School Librarians should complete the online application and post letter of interest, and resume to OLAS (Mid-Hudson Valley): click here
The Wayne-Finger Lakes BOCES School Library System is looking for a certified school library media specialist to come aboard the W-FL BOCES SLS team to help build the media library, develop and deliver professional development/training to librarians and teachers, and work collaboratively with the SLS Director, and the other SLS staff, to provide services to the W-FL BOCES component districts, students, librarians & teachers.
Deadline for applications is August 21st.
Click here for a copy of the announcement.