Expert interviews, action steps, and behind-the-shelves secrets from veteran school librarians… all tied together by my mission to build your personal learning network (PLN) and take charge of your professional development so you will flourish as an effective instructional partner in the library, classroom, and school.
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Dynamic Shelving: with Kristen Badger
The Librarian Influencer of the Week is Kristen Badger. She currently works at a high school library in Florida, but has also worked in a middle school and elementary school library.
Service, Safety, and Security : Steve Albrecht
The Librarian Influencer of the Week is Dr. Steve Albrecht. He has trained thousands of library employees, live and online, in service, safety, and security. As well, he has worked with city and county libraries, K-12 libraries, college and university libraries, special libraries, and law libraries in over 28 states.
Libraries Are the Hub of Inquiry and Learning : with Margaret Alger and Jessica Kitta
The Librarian Influencers of the Week are Margaret Alger and Jessica Kitta . Margaret’s elementary school feeds into Jessica’s middle school in their Virginia district. These ladies both see their positions as a service role and believe being a librarian is the best job ever!
Classroom Book Clubs: with Donna Mignardi
The Librarian Influencer of the Week is Donna Mignardi, a high school librarian in Maryland.
AASL NSLPY Award: with Calvert County Public Schools Librarians
The Librarian Influencers of the Week are the Calvert County Public Schools Librarians who were awarded the National School Library of the Year Award (NSLPY) last year. Shownotes: https://www.laurasheneman.com/post/aasl-nslpy-award-with-calvert-county-public-schools-librarians
Collection Development Matters: with Becky Calzada and Liz Philippi
The Librarian Influencers of the Week is a dynamic Texas duo! Let’s meet Becky Calzada and Liz Philippi. Becky is the District Library Coordinator in Leander ISD. Liz Philippi is the School Program Coordinator for the Texas State Library and Archives Commission.
A great tool
This is a fantastic podcast for both new and experienced librarians. Lots of helpful tips and reminders each episode. And don’t forget to follow all of these influencers on social media to build your PLN and grow daily.
Following in the Footsteps of Great Ones
It is becoming more of a challenge to attend workshops off campus. These podcasts allow me to keep abreast of the latest trends in my field. Love to hear others share their experiences in the comfort of my home. Very happy that these podcasts are available.
Librarian Influencers-connecting experts and emerging librarians
The Librarian Influencers podcasts are delivered by exceptional practitioners aimed at helping novices navigate a variety of challenges. The experts are engaging and deliver practical and creative advice. The podcasts have accompanying program notes so listeners may connect with the presenters and access websites mentioned during the programs. This series of podcasts builds a quality support network for all librarians.