YALSA offers CEU hours for its winter online courses

For Immediate Release
Tue, 01/31/2012

Contact:

Jaclyn Finneke
Manager of Communications
Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA)
jfinneke@ala.org

CHICAGO — The Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA) will offer two continuing education unit–approved online courses during its winter 2012 session, which begins on Feb. 6.

Participants in Power Programming, taught by Amy Alessio and running Feb. 6 to March 5, will earn one CEU for their efforts. The cost for this course is $135 for YALSA members, $175 for ALA members and $195 for nonmembers.

Participants in Connect, Create, Collaborate: Supporting Teen Needs with Technology, taught by Linda Braun and running Feb. 6 to March 19, will earn 1.5 CEU hours for their efforts. The cost for this course is $149 for YALSA members, $195 for ALA members and $215 for nonmembers.

Information on both courses, as well as registration, is available at www.ala.org/yalsa/onlinecourses.

For more information about YALSA’s winter online courses, please contact Eve Gaus, YALSA’s program officer for continuing education, at egaus@ala.org or 1 (800) 545-2433, ext. 2128.

For more than 50 years, YALSA has been the world leader in selecting books, videos and audiobooks for teens.  For more information about YALSA or for lists of recommended reading, viewing and listening, go to www.ala.org/yalsa/booklists, or contact the YALSA office by phone, (800) 545-2433, ext. 4390, or e-mail, yalsa@ala.org.