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Tuesday, November 17 • 9:30am - 10:30am
The Twenty-First Century Librar-E: It's Not Just About Books Any More

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Dusty volumes? Shushing librarians? Perfect silence? If you want a hub for 21st century teaching and learning, then we need to ditch those stereotypes! It's time to embrace a physical and digital Learning Commons model, one staffed by skilled, tech-savvy teacher-librarians with resources available 24/7. This session will explain the importance of this transformation, introduce norms for a 21st century school library, and provide extensive resources and guidance to help catalyze this metamorphosis in your own schools.

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Jonathan Werner

Library & Instructional Technology Specialist, Cape Elizabeth Library & Learning Commons
Bio: Jonathan is a Library & Instructional Technology Specialist (LITS) at the Library and Learning Commons in Cape Elizabeth, Maine and President Elect of the ISTE Librarians Network. After teaching English in Pennsylvania for several years post college, he made the CVE (Critical Vocational Error) of becoming a lawyer. Once he awoke from that nightmare, he returned to teaching English when he and his family moved to Maine in 2005. Though he will... Read More →

Tuesday November 17, 2015 9:30am - 10:30am