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Serving Latino Children and Families in Kentucky Libraries
 

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A presentation by Katie Cunningham at the 2011 McConnell Conference.

A presentation by Katie Cunningham at the 2011 McConnell Conference.

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  • Village Branch as a case study
  • Slides 5, 6, and 7 courtesy of Dr. Jamie Naidoo, University of AlabamaUK Birth Certificate mistake as an example of the dangers of assumptions.
  • KY Data CenterNot most recent Census info
  • Paperwork translation and help for parents, FRC participation, parent teacher conferences, report card distribution
  • Free K Readiness gift, trusted location, easy to access, FCPS trying to close achievement gap for Latinos, school participation,
  • Evening program, bilingual, early literacy and kindergarten readiness, families can attend
  • VB an experiment of public library service to Latinos. Fully committed to serving Latino community from the beginning and this factors in to all decisions – location, staff, programs, materials, etc.
  • Kenton County preschool example.Boone County Spanish storytime.
  • Cultural barrier extends to many social systems.VB is trusted source where many other agencies can reach Latino community. This may not be the same in other communities. May need to find that trusted agency in your community to begin developing a relationship with the library.
  • Awards, websites, recommended authors and illustrators, publishers
  • Need to dig up a little background on each award.
  • Include resource lists and sample crafts – 25 Latino crafts, Día websites
  • Bossy Gallito flannel pattern
  • Mention that we need to be recruiting more bilingual / bicultural people to the profession.Tomas Rivera Policy Institute / Webjunction study
  • Pura Belpre, Americas award, online blogs, important authors
  • Newspapers, churches, stores, apartments, ESL teachers, early/head start
  • Scholastic Literacy Partners (free books), Día blog, Reforma SE mini grants

Serving Latino Children and Families in Kentucky Libraries Serving Latino Children and Families in Kentucky Libraries Presentation Transcript