AASL @ ALA Annual Conference

Thursday, June 22

Time Meeting/Event Location
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Standards & Guidelines Editorial Board & Implementation Task Force Meeting (CLOSED) MCP W186b
2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Executive Committee Meeting I MCP W195
4:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. AASL/ALSC/YALSA Joint Youth Executive Committee Meeting MCP 186c

Friday, June 23

Time Meeting/Event Location
8:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. CLASS II Advisory Board Meeting (CLOSED) HIL Conference Room 4M
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. CLASS II Researchers Meeting (CLOSED) HIL Conference Room 4C
8:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.  AASL-CAEP Coordinating Committee Meeting MCP W195
9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Standards & Guidelines Implementation Task Force Meeting (CLOSED) HRM Michigan
9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Independent School Section (ISS) Tour (Ticketed Event) Offsite
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Affiliate Assembly Leadership Conference HIL Williford C
12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. AASL- CAEP Program Reviewer Training MCP W195
1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Board of Directors Meeting I HIL Williford B
7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.  Independent School Section (ISS) Social (Ticketed Event) Spertus Lounge at Roosevelt University
7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Affiliate Assembly I HIL Continental A

Saturday, June 24

Time Meeting/Event Location
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. Awards Green Room (CLOSED) HIL Continental A
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Awards Ceremony & President's Program HIL International South
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. National Conference Scheduling Meeting (CLOSED) BLACK Inspiration Studio 
12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. Past Presidents' Luncheon (Invitation Only) BLACK Mercat a la Planxa Restaurant 
1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. 2017 Best Apps & Websites Revealed PALM Red Lacquer
2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Board of Directors Meeting II MCP W194a
3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. AASL’s Best Apps for Teaching & Learning: Curating Apps for Today’s Students PALM Red Lacquer
3:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. Inaugural Walter Dean Myers Memorial Lecture 2017 PALM Honore Ballroom 
4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. Exploring AASL Best Websites for Teaching and Learning MCP W193
5:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. USBBY: Celebrating 25 Years of The Rainbow Fish with Marcus Pfister  (AASL, ALSC, YALSA) HRM Burnham/CC 23A-C
5:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. Youth Council Caucus (AASL/ALCS/YALSA) HIL, Room 1303

Sunday, June 25

Time Meeting/Event Location
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Affiliate Assembly II MCP S102
1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. ¿Que Pasa? Engaging Latino Students through Collaboration and Community Connections  MCP W176b
1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Inquiry-Rich Learning Experiences in Collaborative, Blended Learning Environments MCP W175b
1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Retiree SIG Meeting HRM Clark/CC 22AB
1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Student SIG Meeting HRM Grant Park/CC 12C
1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. National Conference Committee Meeting HIL Conference Room 4K
1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Standards & Guidelines Editorial Board Meeting (CLOSED) HRM Boardroom 5
3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Creating Opportunity for Authentic Learning Experiences for Special Education Students MCP W175b
3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. International Students and Cultural Differences Regarding Plagiarism  MCP W196a
3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Partnerships to Strengthen School Libraries HRM Burnham/CC 23A-C
4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. Alliance for Association Excellence Meeting MCP W186a
4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. An Urban Literacy Summit: Collaboration for Collective Impact MCP W175b
4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. Makerspaces: The View From Here MCP W175a

Monday, June 26

Time Meeting/Event Location
8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. Independent Schools Section (ISS) Meeting MCP W471a
8:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. Supervisors Section (SPVS) Meeting MCP W474b
8:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. Transforming Learning in K-12 Libraries Through Inclusionary Best Practices MCP W175b
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. Educators of School Librarians Section (ESLS) Meeting MCP W476
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Knowledge Quest Editorial Board Meeting (CANCELLED) MCP W186a
10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. AASL Open House HIL Continental B
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. Board of Directors Meeting III MCP W195
2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Executive Committee Meeting II HRM Millennium Park Boardroom
3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Library Readiness: Steps to Ensure Your Students Are Ready to Learn in the Elementary Library MCP W175b
3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Telling Their Stories through Graphic Novels - Views from Behind the Fence MCP W176b
4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. Design for Adult Learning: Professional Development Structures for School Librarians MCP W176a
4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. Maker Pace: Start Small and Build Meaning MCP W175b

MCP - McCormick Place West
BLACK - Renaissance Blackstone
HIL - Hilton Chicago 
HRM - Hyatt Regency McCormick
PALM - Palmer House Hilton

Schedule is subject to change as conference nears.