Professional Development

Main Take Aways: 21st Century Learning Conference Hong Kong

Main Take Aways: 21st Century Learning Conference Hong Kong

My main take aways from the 21st century learning conference in Hong Kong 2018. Joyce Valenza and many other incredible speakers left me with so many inspiring ideas! Links to resources, lesson ideas, inspiring people to follow and suggested books to read!

Library Orientation for Teachers: Where Do I Begin?

Library Orientation for Teachers: Where Do I Begin?

Here are some ideas that will help you plan your next library orientation presentation for staff at your school. This includes my slides, and information on the activity I used. Hope it gives you ideas for your own.

LKSW Conference in Singapore Ideas, Free Resources & My Main Take Aways

LKSW Conference in Singapore Ideas, Free Resources & My Main Take Aways

Some resources, food for thought and book reccommendations from my experience at the LKSW conference in Singapore this Feb. 2017. 

Digitizing Your Library: Follow Up

Digitizing Your Library: Follow Up

Check out the follow up questions and answers from my presentation at the online free 8th annual conference put on by The Library Journal's The Digital Shift. Links to find the archive of all presentations from this event. Enjoy :) I had a great time presenting and especially getting ideas from others. 

Librarian-A-Like: Suzhou

Librarian-A-Like: Suzhou

I'm excited to be at another Librarian-a-like this year. This year Suzhou Singapore International School hosted us. Their beautiful libraries are an inspiration.I wanted to share some information with everyone from what I thought were the most valuable learning points for me and resources. 

Digitizing Your Library: A Free Online Presentation

Digitizing Your Library: A Free Online Presentation

I'm presenting at a The Digital Shift this October 2016. Sign up for free to learn from amazing professionals with experience from all different areas. 

 

Enhance Your Library: Save Time & Build a Smarter Collection - Join My Webinar

Enhance Your Library: Save Time & Build a Smarter Collection - Join My Webinar

Join my free upcoming webinar, Enhance Your Library: Save Time & Build a Smarter Collection. Learn about:

  • Purposeful discussions with teachers and students

  • Facilitating “subject chats”

  • Engaging DP, MYP, and PYP coordinators

  • Building relationships with new and existing staff

  • Making informed content purchases, especially for Extended Essay (EE), Theory of Knowledge (TOK), and Creativity, Activity, Service (CAS)

 

Watch my Webinar about Technology on July 12th

Watch my Webinar about Technology on July 12th

I'm excited to be doing my first webinar this upcoming Tuesday, July 12, 2016 at 1:00pm EST for The Partnership: The Provincial and Territorial Library Associations of Canada. It's free to sign up and it will be recorded so you can watch it any time.

The International Librarian Network

The International Librarian Network

I have recently become the Ambassador of China for the International Librarian Network. 

It's a great opportunity to network with library professionals from around the world, to help new librarians and to seek advice. It's completely free, fun and full of inspiring ideas!