AASL Upcoming Webinars
Thursday, August 20 | 6:00 p.m. Central - In this webinar, participants will celebrate and explore this year's list of AASL Best Apps for Teaching & Learning in the categories of Content Creation, Organization & Management, STEM, Social Sciences, and Books. Participants will also learn how the apps can be used in classrooms and school libraries to engage students, inspire learning, and dive into inquiry.
Wednesday, August 26 | 6:00 p.m. Central - In this webinar, explore the best of the 2015 AASL Best Websites for Teaching & Learning with Heather Moorefield-Lang, past-chair, and Lucy Santos Green, current chair of the Best Websites committee. Best Websites honors websites of exceptional value to inquiry-based teaching and learning as embodied in AASL's learning standards. From this year’s recipients, Lucy and Heather hand-picked a selection of great sites just for librarians and classroom teachers. They will discuss how these websites can be used and share examples from the field.
Wednesday, November 18 | 5:00 p.m. Central - The new CIP Data Block which appears on the verso of the title page for print books and on the Copyright page for electronic books will be implemented by the Library of Congress during the summer and fall of 2015. This course will review all of the elements of the new layout and how they can be used for cataloging. New features will be highlighted including the permalink to the Library of Congress catalog which will allow users to locate a complete bibliographic record from the Library’s online catalog.