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Next Chapter: Partnering With Local Jails to Decrease Recidivism

This webinar describes the Next Chapter Program—a partnership between the Dade County branch of the Cherokee Regional Library and the Dade County Jail. This digital literacy and life skills program uses the Niche Academy platform to track inmate participation and completion data. Learn how your library can utilize this program, or create your own, toContinue reading "Next Chapter: Partnering With Local Jails to Decrease Recidivism"

Building News Literacy: Supporting Tweens and Teens in Developing News Literacy Skills

Register for this one-hour webinar. Children are exposed to more news at earlier ages through parents and teachers, students and friends, and digital devices.  Join Tom Bober, school librarian and 2018 Library Journal Mover and Shaker, to gain an understanding of tweens’ and teens’ news literacy realities. Librarians of all kinds will leave the webinar with aContinue reading "Building News Literacy: Supporting Tweens and Teens in Developing News Literacy Skills"