- Participants will have an understanding of what STEAM is and its place in the library setting.
- Participants will also gain knowledge on how STEAM programming can most effectively impact all members of the community, in particular underrepresented minorities.
- Participants will leave with sample programs as well as a range of resources to support creating STEAM programming in any library.
Who Should Attend
Public and school librarians serving youth.
Amy Koester is Youth & Family Program Coordinator at Skokie (Ill.) Public Library. Amy has written about STEAM in youth librarianship for the ALSC Blog, School Library Journal, Children and Libraries, and LibrarySparks, and she has also presented webinars, online classes, trainings, and conference sessions at both state and national events. She shares library programs, services, and musings on her blog “The Show Me Librarian.”
ALSC is offering this webinar free of charge.
How to Register
computer, internet access
College credit nor CEU's are available at this time.