Apply for a seat in this one-hour webinar. Social Emotional Learning (SEL) has always been an important part of education and human development. With the ongoing pandemic and shocking headlines (including a mass shooting in my hometown) now, more than ever, we are prompted to help caregivers and young children learn how to express andContinue reading "If You Have Emotions and You Know It – Shout Hooray: Presenting Social Emotional Learning in Storytime"
Apply for a seat in this one-hour webinar. Helping leisure readers is a core service at all public libraries. It is also a service that every member of the staff can and should be engaged in; however, many staff not only do not know where to begin, but also, they are not encouraged to help.Continue reading "The Secrets of Stellar Readers’ Advisory Service"
Apply for a seat in this one-hour webinar. Carrie Rogers-Whitehead, former librarian and self-proclaimed "anti-procrastinator" shares her tips for tackling big projects in small chunks and better managing time. Tips from working at home and virtually will be shared as well as advice from Carrie's years of working at an extremely busy reference desk. Participants willContinue reading "The Anti-Procrastinator’s Guide to Time Management"
Apply for a seat in this one-hour webinar. Ready Reference Service is reference service finished or replied in a very short time in a minute if possible. It is an important reference service and it is related to such information that is provided directly to the patron in a short period of time. It alsoContinue reading "A Ready Reference Refresher"
Apply for a seat in this one-hour webinar. A Gallup poll finds that organizations fail to choose the right candidate for leadership positions over 82% of the time. In terms of employee morale, exit interviews and workplace culture surveys show that toxic bosses are the number one reason employees leave or disengage from their organizations. Continue reading "How to Hire Better Bosses! How to Strengthen Your Management Recruitment Strategies"
Apply for a seat in this one-hour webinar. Neurodiversity is a contract to medical and pathology models of neurological differences in the brain. It’s a more nuanced perspective of what exactly is “normal” or “appropriate” in people. This webinar will explain the basics of neurodiversity, the growing movement, and how librarians can better create programsContinue reading "Neurodiversity: A Primer for Libraries"
Apply for a seat in this one-hour webinar. According to the National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders One in eight people in the United States (13 percent, or 30 million) aged 12 years or older has hearing loss in both ears. In this interactive program, you’ll learn tips for communicating with deaf andContinue reading "Welcoming Deaf and Hard of Hearing Patrons to Your Library"