Tuesday, January 9, 2018 | 6:00 p.m. Central
Librarians are leaders. Join Jeanie Phillips and Ellen McNair, members of the AASL Standards implementation task force, as they unpack critical aspects of instructional leadership. We’ll talk about aligning your superpowers as a librarian with the new standards and the needs of your school community. We will collaborate to discover opportunities, strategies, and leverage points, so you can flex your instructional muscles to impact your entire school community.
- To familiarize yourself with leadership opportunities in the AASL standards.
To consider instructional leadership strategies related to our role in implementing in the AASL standards.
To identify important leverage points of instructional leadership in your library program.
Who Should Attend
School library professionals and those interested in the topic.
Ellen McNair is an Education Specialist for the Secondary Library Program in Fairfax County Public Schools, Virginia. She provides professional development to one hundred curious and innovative middle and high school librarians and teachers throughout all content areas. Ellen has a special interest in disrupting pedagogy through inquiry and creating meaningful, personalized learning experiences for all students.
Jeanie Phillips is a former (and always!) school librarian and a Professional Development Coordinator for The Tarrant Institute for Innovative Education. A 2014 Rowland Fellow and a Collaborative Practices Facilitator for the School Reform Initiative, she is passionate about student engagement, equity, collaboration, and questions. Jeanie likes to hike the woods of southern Vermont with her dog Charlie and is always in search of a well-brewed cup of tea and a good book.
Attendance during the live webinar is free and open to all. A seat in the webinar is reserved for the first 100 logins.
Access to the webinar archive is free and open to all.
How to Register
Internet connection and web browser.
A certificate of participation will be provided to attendees of the live webinar by request. To request a certificate of participation after the webinar, please email Jennifer Habley. Certificates will be sent as PDFs via email within one week of the webinar.