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WHY I AM A LIBRARIAN K.C. Boyd, Library Media Specialist  Wendell Phillips Academy High School Presentation at Chicago Sta...
Why Did I Choose Librarianship? My father’s influence
WHY AM I A LIBRARIAN? <ul><li>The Children and the Community </li></ul><ul><li>The Challenges </li></ul><ul><li>The Books ...
The Children and the Community &quot;...It takes the entire community to ensure student achievement and success.“ Principa...
The Challenges Setting up a new library! Wendell Phillips Library, Summer 2010
My Library Media Center
The Books
Connecting kids with stories that reflect themselves, their communities and experiences.
 
 
 
 
The Programs Money Savvy Generation
Connecting kids to authors (Author, Monica McKayhan) Reading With Your Buddy Keep Kids Learning Summer Reading Program  Ma...
The Experiences Author, Ashley Bryan
Author, Paul Langan CNN’s Roland Martin Civil Rights Icon Pioneer, Claudette Colvin Author, Earl Sewell Street Literature ...
www.missdomino.blogspot.com
Author, Wahida Clark Working with authors
I am a  Warrior  Librarian!
  View today’s presentation on:   http://kcboyd.wikispaces.com/ K.C. Boyd, Librarian Chicago Public Schools  Email:  [emai...
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Why I Am A Librarian

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This is a presentation I gave to Library Information Students at Chicago State University on November 10, 2010

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Why I Am A Librarian

  1. 1. WHY I AM A LIBRARIAN K.C. Boyd, Library Media Specialist Wendell Phillips Academy High School Presentation at Chicago State University November 10, 2010
  2. 2. Why Did I Choose Librarianship? My father’s influence
  3. 3. WHY AM I A LIBRARIAN? <ul><li>The Children and the Community </li></ul><ul><li>The Challenges </li></ul><ul><li>The Books </li></ul><ul><li>The Programs </li></ul><ul><li>The Experiences </li></ul>
  4. 4. The Children and the Community &quot;...It takes the entire community to ensure student achievement and success.“ Principal, Terrance Abdul Little
  5. 5. The Challenges Setting up a new library! Wendell Phillips Library, Summer 2010
  6. 6. My Library Media Center
  7. 7. The Books
  8. 8. Connecting kids with stories that reflect themselves, their communities and experiences.
  9. 13. The Programs Money Savvy Generation
  10. 14. Connecting kids to authors (Author, Monica McKayhan) Reading With Your Buddy Keep Kids Learning Summer Reading Program Mayor Daley’s Book Club
  11. 15. The Experiences Author, Ashley Bryan
  12. 16. Author, Paul Langan CNN’s Roland Martin Civil Rights Icon Pioneer, Claudette Colvin Author, Earl Sewell Street Literature Mentor, Vanessa I. Morris
  13. 17. www.missdomino.blogspot.com
  14. 18. Author, Wahida Clark Working with authors
  15. 19. I am a Warrior Librarian!
  16. 20. View today’s presentation on: http://kcboyd.wikispaces.com/ K.C. Boyd, Librarian Chicago Public Schools Email: [email_address] Facebook: K.c. Boyd Blog: http://missdomino.blogspot.com/ Twitter: kc_boyd

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