The Unquiet Library Staff 2012-2013Presentation Transcript
The Unquiet LibraryStaff2012-2013 Creekview High School 1550 Owens Store Road Canton, GA 30115 770-720-7600 x 253
Buffy HamiltonBuffy Hamilton is the librarian at Creekview High School in Canton,Georgia. A 20 year veteran educator, Hamiltons researchand practitioner interests include participatory learning and culture,ethnographic studies, digital composition, critical pedagogy, and socialscholarship. Hamilton is a 2011 Library Journal Mover and Shaker, a 2011winner of the (ALA) Office for Information Technology Policy (OITP) CuttingEdge Library Service Award, the 2010 Georgia Library Media Specialist ofthe Year, and a 2010 National School Boards Association TechnologyLeadership Network “20 to Watch”. She blogs at The Unquiet Librarian,winner of the 2011 Salem Press Best School Library Blog Award. Whenshe isn’t in the library, Hamilton enjoys running, reading poetry, playingwith her two long-hair dachshunds, shopping, enjoying great music, andphotography.
Jan ReedJan Reed has been in education since 1979—first as a mathteacher and then later as a science teacher. This is her 21st yearas a media specialist. She is a Georgia native with one son who isa graduate of Woodstock High School; she is also a proudgrandmother with one grandson! Her favorite authors includeKen Follett, Michael Crichton, Sue Grafton, Janet Evanovich, andCarl Hiaasen. When she isn’t reading, Ms. Reed enjoys hikingand cooking. Reed’s areas of specialty include cataloging,reader’s advisory, and collection development as well asreference. Reed currently splits her library workday betweenSequoyah High School and Creekview High School.