AASL @ ALA Annual Conference

Thursday, June 25

Time Meeting/Event Location
2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Executive Committee I MCC-256 (S)
4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. Affiliate Assembly Coordinating Team MMC-228-230 (S)
4:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. Joint Executive Committee MMC-125 (N)

Friday, June 26

Time Meeting/Event Location
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
AASL NxtWave Doctoral Cohort Meeting (CLOSED)
MAR-Sierra Suite H
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Affiliate Leadership Summit (Closed Meeting) INTER- Inter Continental BR A&B
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Standards & Guidelines Editorial Board Meeting (Closed Meeting) MCC-206 (S)
8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Integrating AASL's Best Websites & Best Apps into Your School's Curriculum MCC-3007 (W)
8:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. CAEP Coordinating Committee Meeting NIKKO-Bay View
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. USBBY Board of Directors Meeting (AASL/ALSC/YALSA) HIL-Lombard Room
9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. ISS Tour Offsite
12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. CAEP Program Reviewer Training NIKKO-Pennisula
12:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. The Google, the Bing, and the Open Web: Teaching Credibility Assessment to Young Adults MCC-3003 (W)
1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Board of Directors I MCC-2020 (W)
7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. Independent Schools Section (ISS) Social INTER-Sutter Room
7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Affiliate Assembly I INTER- Inter Continental BR A&B

Saturday, June 27

Time Meeting/Event Location
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. Awards Green Room (Closed Meeting) HIL-Continental 7-9
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Awards Ceremony HIL-Continental 5
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. President's Program HIL-Continental 5
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. National Conference Scheduling Meeting  HIL-Union Square 13
12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. Past Presidents Luncheon (Invitation Only) Offsite 
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. IMLS Research: Out of the Library School and Into the School Library MCC-2002 (W)
1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Encouraging Curiosity with NLM's Online Toybox: Health and Science MCC-2001 (W)
2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Board of Directors II HIL-Yosemite C
3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Using Digital Media to Cultivate Innovative Thinking in the Classroom MCC-2012 (W)
3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. 2015 Best Apps for Teaching & Learning MCC-131 (N)
3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. AASL 101 HIL-Yosemite B
3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. USBBY/Author Program MCC-228-230 (S)
4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. Breaking Down Barriers: School Libraries and Deaf Education MCC-3000 (W)
4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. 2015 Best Websites for Teaching & Learning MCC-131 (N)
4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. Joint Youth Legislation Committee (AASL/ALSC/YALSA) MCC-2010 (W)

Sunday, June 28

Time Meeting/Event Location
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Affiliate Assembly II HIL-Continental 4
8:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. Engaging, Encouraging, and Enabling Middle and High School Students to Explore Health and Science from the National Library of Medicine MCC-2004 (W)
8:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. Everyone's REALLY Welcome: Inviting Neurodiverse Students into Your Library MCC-2005 (W)
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Youth Council Caucus (AASL/ALSC/YALSA) MCC-134-135 (N)
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. One Book, One Community: A Model for Building Bridges and Bringing Authors and Resources to Underserved Schools MCC-2006 (W)
1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Best of the Best AAUP MAR-Club Room
1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Retiree SIG HIL-Franciscan C/D
1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. National Conference Committee Meeting MAR-Yerba Buena Salon 05
3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Treasure Island to Panem: Maps as Invitations to Reading and 21st Century Skills MCC-2003 (W)
3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. How to Fail Successfully MCC-2006 (W)
3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Resource Re-Defined: School Libraries as Learning Spaces MCC-2000 (W)
4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. Student SIG MAR-Pacific Suite J
4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. From Recruiting to Mentoring: Transformative Practices in School Librarian Preparation NIKKO-Peninsula Room
4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. Making a Zine in the Library: Creativity, Collaboration, Community MCC-2002 (W)
4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. Alliance for Association Excellence MCC-222 (S)

Monday, June 29

Time Meeting/Event Location
7:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. ISS Meeting HIL-Continental 6
7:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. SPVS Meeting MCC-200-212 (S)
7:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. ESLS Meeting NIKKO-Golden Gate Room
8:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. Digital Publishing with Common Core MCC-2003 (W)
9:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. All Committee MCC-Esplanade 304 (South Building)
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.  Knowledge Quest Editorial Board Meeting MCC-224 (S)
10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Learning4Life Coordinators Meeting MCC-274 (S)
10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Whale Ho! Hunting for Primary Sources for the Common Core Lessons from the 38th Voyage with NEH EDSITEment and Mystic Seaport for Educators MCC-2003 (W)
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. Board of Directors III MAR-Yerba Buena Salon 01-03
1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Robot Invasion: How Librarians in School, Public, and Academic Libraries are Educating with Robots MCC-3001 (W)
1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Reading the Art in Caldecott Award Books: What Makes a Picture Book Distinguished? MCC-2011 (W)
2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Executive Committee II MAR-Yerba Buena Salon 01-03
3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Student Assistants 2.0: More than Shelving and Stapling MCC-2007 (W)
3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Mystery to History: An Un-Common Way to Teach the Common Core MCC-2001 (W)

Abbreviation Guide

MCC – Moscone Convention Center *
GRAND – Grand Hyatt San Francisco
HIL – Hilton San Francisco Union Square
INTER – InterContinental San Francisco
MAR – Marriott Marquis San Francisco
NIKKO – Hotel Nikko

* (Note: N, S, W after the room numbers are directional.  N=North Building, S=South Building, W=West Building)

Schedule is subject to change as conference nears.