August 13-14, 2013 at Eastwood Middle School

August 13, 2013

8-8:45am Breakfast

9-9:30am Greeting & Introduction

9:35-10:15am What is the role of the LMC?

Keeping Public School Libraries Relevant

Please comment on our padlet for the role discussion.

10:30-11:30am Information Fluency & Digital Literacy

What Teachers Need to Know About Infowhelm (video)

What Teachers Need to Know About Info Overload (infographic)

The Essential Elements of Digital Literacies (video)

Three Things You Need to Know About Digital Literacy (video)

11:30am-1pm Lunch

1-2pm Top Three Tools for ELA and the Common Core

Newsela http://www.newsela.com/

The Library of Congress http://blogs.loc.gov/teachers/2013/04/informational-text-multiple-points-of-view-in-multiple-formats/

GoogleDrive http://t.co/m5FT6ievKA and http://catlintucker.com/2013/08/common-core-teaching-argument-informational-paragraph-writing/

2-3pm Overdrive Update!

August 14, 2013

8-8:45am Breakfast

Social Media: Libraries are posting, but is anyone listening?


9-9:30am Technology is like... Reflection

Please comment on this padlet for our reflection activity.

9:30-10:30am Next Steps with the Digital Transformation

Meet the New Chromebook!

10:30am-11:30am PD Needs for the Year, Wrap-up