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Back to School Special: Making You & Your Library Indispensable

Back to School Special: Making You & Your Library Indispensable



Back to School Special: ...

Back to School Special:
Making You & Your Library Indispensable
(an after-school special webinar that's not totally awkward!) A casual discussion to generate ideas on how to build school allies, support new teachers & become indispensable to admin & staff at the beginning of every school year.




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    Back to School Special: Making You & Your Library Indispensable Back to School Special: Making You & Your Library Indispensable Presentation Transcript

    • Presenters
      • Gwyneth A. Jones
      • Shannon M. Miller
      • Kesia Williams
      • Bio’s & Contact Info on Wikpage
      • http://tlvirtualcafe.wikispaces.com/Back_To_School
    • Elementary Ideas Keisa Williams K-5 Librarian Monarch Academy Oakland, CA http://monarchlibrary.wikispaces.com
    • Once upon a time…
    • “ What Your Librarian Can Do For You” by Karla Krueger, School Library Media Studies Division, College of Education, University of Northern Iowa
    • My Version http://monarchlibrary.wikispaces.com/librarian
    • My Version http://monarchlibrary.wikispaces.com/librarian
    • What Your Teacher-Librarian can do for you adapted from Karla Krueger, School Library Media Studies Division, College of Education, University of Northern Iowa, for use by Iowa Teacher-Librarians. You are welcome to personalize this template for your library by adding, deleting, and making changes as needed. The template is designed to be used for an elementary, secondary, or K-12 school library. http://www.krueger.uni.iowapages.org/faculty.html
    • Got dough?
      • Donor’s Choose
      • First Book National Book Bank
      • PUSH the Public Library Resources
        • Databases
        • Tumble Book Library
        • Link+ Requests
      • Create Pathfinders with and highlight FREE resources.
        Some rights reserved  by  scottwills
    • My Pathfinder Inspiration
    • Publicize pathfinders at the point of need!
    • Use your network.
      • Pathfinder Swap Wiki
      • Elementary Library Routines Wiki
    • Add “site specific” subject headings to your catalog.
    • Keep your eyes and ears open.
      • Eat in the lunch room!
      • Take notes.
      • Ask the kids what they are learning about in class.
      • Ask teachers to send you their weekly goals.
      • Keep READING/RESEARCHING & BOOKMARKING. (I use both Delicious and Diigo online bookmarking tools)
      • Join TWITTER!
    • Resources (in order of mention)
      • Monarch Library Wiki: http://monarchlibrary.wikispaces.com
      • What Your Librarian Can Do For You: http://www.krueger.uni.iowapages.org/faculty.html
      • What Your Librarian Can Do For You (my version): http://monarchlibrary.wikispaces.com/librarian
      • Donor’s Choose: http://www.donorschoose.org
      • First Book National Book Bank: http://booksforkids.firstbook.org/register/
      • Monarch Library Pathfinders http://monarchlibrary.wikispaces.com/pathfinders
      • Springfield Township Pathfinders: http://www.sdst.org/shs/library/pathmenu.html
      • Rocky Seashore Pathfinder: http://monarchlibrary.wikispaces.com/RockySeashore
      • Pathfinder Swap Wiki: http://pathfinderswap.wikispaces.com/
      • Elementary Library Routines: http://elementarylibraryroutines.wikispaces.com
      • Library of Congress 69X Subject Heading: http://www.loc.gov/marc/bibliographic/bd69x.html
      • Delicious Bookmarks: http://www.delicious.com/
      • Diigo Bookmarks : http://www.diigo.com/
    • Gwyneth A. Jones - Contact Info:
      • thedaringlibrarian.com - blog
      • daringlibrarian.com - electronic portfolio
      • thedaringlibrarian.wikispaces.com
      • [email_address]
      Hate to type in URL’s? So do I! Google “The Daring Librarian” first hit is my blog and from there you can find links to everything else :-)
    • For kids AND teachers
    • Directions & help for setting up printer connections
    • Help for teachers taking kids to the computer lab for training
    • Directions on how to burn back up disks
    • Directions on how to clean their LCD projector filters - this seems silly but it helps!
    • Directions on how to set up their LCD, laptop & document camera - with pictures!
    • Our Learning Wiki for teachers to create their own wikipages
    • Google Doc form for kids & teachers to give us book buying suggestions
    • Decorating ideas Plasma Globe & Motion activated Digital picture frame!
    • Decorating ideas Decorating Ideas! OR What do you do with A wrinkled poster!
    • Decorating ideas Why not start a blog this year?
    • Decorating ideas Don’t stress about posting!
    • Decorating ideas Why not start a School digital photo gallery?!
    • Decorating ideas My gift to you! To give to your teachers!
    • Decorating ideas Thank you!