Passive programs can be a librarian’s dream or nightmare- less work during the program, but limited interaction with customers. A successful program can also prove difficult to track participation. Join a panel of experienced youth services librarians as they tackle the definition of a passive program, how to track participation and share fun examples of ways to engage staff, customers, and children.
Are you starting a partnership or have an existing partnership and want to measure the results of your combined efforts? A collaborative partnership is about having a common goal around better serving the ever-changing needs of your community and measuring outcomes can help you and your partner identify better ways to align your work to deliver more impactful community-based services. This on-demand webinar focuses on how to plan for collaborative outcome measurement with a partner, with a focus on partnerships between libraries and schools to stop the summer slide.
Library programming offers people with intellectual disabilities an opportunity to learn, socialize, assert their independence and find their place in their community. Join Kayla Kuni of New Port Richey (Fla.) Public Library and Linda Holtslander of Loudoun County (Va.) Public Library for a conversation about how they have created award-winning programming at their libraries for people with intellectual disabilities.
That confident person there on the dais, holding the conference crowd in the palm of their hand? That could be you! In this 60 minute webinar, discover your strengths as a keynoter and learn how you prepare best -- it's not the same for everyone. Learn how to think about talk structure and slide design. Discover useful techniques for coping with nerves. Most of all, learn what to avoid!