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Conversations & ruminations on the shifts taking place in K-12 librarianship & libraries.

Not a Rocking Chair Librarian Zoe Midler

    • Education
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Conversations & ruminations on the shifts taking place in K-12 librarianship & libraries.

    E29 | Reflect-Pivot-Flex featuring Len Bryan

    E29 | Reflect-Pivot-Flex featuring Len Bryan

    Conversation w/Denver Public Schools Library Technical Services Manager, Len Bryan. Len shares lessons learned over the past year, his thoughts on advocacy, & where K-12 librarianship is headed post pandemic.

    • 1 hr
    E28 | Putting Science back in Library Science with Kelsey Bogan

    E28 | Putting Science back in Library Science with Kelsey Bogan

    Conversation w/Library Media Specialist Kelsey Bogan about her approach to marketing the value of library services & librarians beyond just the books. We also discuss her work to create a collection that is reflective of her students cultural & life experiences via her data driven Diversity Audit.

    • 48 min
    E27 | Candid Covid Conversation: PA TLs -Sustainability & Advocacy

    E27 | Candid Covid Conversation: PA TLs -Sustainability & Advocacy

    Conversation w/4 PA TLs on how they are navigating remote librarianship & what does library/librarianship advocacy look like moving forward.

    • 1 hr 6 min
    E26 | Candid CoVid Conversations: NY TLs Leading Out Loud

    E26 | Candid CoVid Conversations: NY TLs Leading Out Loud

    Conversation w/4 NY TLs on how they are navigating the CoVid19 remote/crisis learning environment, their ups & downs, & how their role is evolving.

    • 1 hr 9 min
    E25-It’s a Big/Small World - Sheena Kelly

    E25-It’s a Big/Small World - Sheena Kelly

    Sheena Kelly, Teacher Librarian at Ascend International School in Mumbai, India, gives us an update on her role at Ascend and life in India. Sheena faces many of the same challenges & obstacles all TLs encounter but w/an international twist. Great discussion about how she’s approached building a PLN & tapping local expertise to help her quickly come up to speed & find resources for her patrons. She also discusses cultural differences and how she’s been navigating those waters.

    • 49 min
    E24 | Advocate for Access, Equity, & Opportunity - J. Hunt

    E24 | Advocate for Access, Equity, & Opportunity - J. Hunt

    Jonathan Hunt, Coord. of Library Services for San Deigo County Office of Education & VP of Professional Development for California School Library Assoc. discusses how to “reframe” library advocacy talking points to better illustrate how traditional priorities associated w/K-12 library services, programming, & librarianship DO in fact contribute to and support larger district and system goals, and are uniquely positioned to do so.

    • 1 hr

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