Wednesday, October 25, 2017 | 6:00 p.m. Central - Feeling a little overwhelmed by all of the great apps out there and not sure where to start? Or, maybe you are looking for a few apps to add to your repertoire/toolkit for this school year? Three members of the 2017 AASL Best Apps committee are giving an overview tour of the apps recognized as the 2017 Best Apps for Teaching and Learning. Committee members, Susan Mongol, Joyce Valenza and Deb Logan will highlight their personal favorites and share ideas for using these apps in your practice.
It all Fits Together: The New National Standards for Learners, School Librarians, and School Libraries (AASL)
Thursday, November 16, 2017 | 6:00 p.m. Central - Meet your new National School Library Standards for Learners, School Librarians, and School Libraries! Join AASL Standards editorial board and implementation task force chairs Marcia A. Mardis and Mary Keeling on a guided tour of the standards development process as well as in-depth introductions to the National School Library Standards (NSLS) integrated content designed to support and enhance learners' experiences, school librarians' practice, and the alignment between school libraries and learning goals.
Wednesday, December 6 , 2017 | 6:00 p.m. Central - AASL’s web portal for national school library standards has everything you need to access the new standards and the wealth of support resources available! Join Standards editorial board member Kathy Mansfield on a guided tour of the website, and discover infographics, videos, links to articles and many more supports for the new standards.