LDND InfoCenter

Literacy Development: How to Avoid COVID Slide & Digital Divide Pitfalls (Booklist)

Posted by cchurch on

When:
October 22, 2020 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
2020-10-22T14:00:00-04:00
2020-10-22T15:00:00-04:00

Looking for a simple and proven way to build confidence, stamina, and literacy outcomes for struggling readers? How about a format that address the equity challenges at the forefront of our minds or the current COVID-slide reality? In this lively program, Booklist and Thorndike Press from Gale, a Cengage company, will be joined by two youth librarians and large print advocates. Melissa Jacobs, (Director of Library Services for the NYC Department of Education & NYC School Library System) and Brenna Shanks (Selection Librarian, King County Library System) will share their philosophies and best practices for incorporating large print into a youth collection in a conversation moderated by Booklist associate editor Heather Booth.

 

For more information and to register, visit: https://www.booklistonline.com/webinars

Comments are closed.

This site is made possible by a grant from the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services. It is managed by the The Library of Virginia Library Development and Networking Division.