Library Volunteer Program – School Library Journal

girl-holding-booksI wanted to write a little thought to this article: http://www.slj.com/2015/05/students/how-to-run-a-library-volunteer-program-that-students-love/.

This article caught my eye right away.  Knowing that in the future it will be unlikely that I will have assistants, this is really a nice way to get students involved, and have some ownership over the library.  Not being in a school currently, there is no way for me to actually implement this idea.  But, I wanted to keep it for reference.  The points that the author makes really struck me, and I know that depending on where I land, this would be a nice goal for the future.

 

 

 

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Powtoons – Roles of the Librarian

So, speaking of Powtoons, I had forgotten I created this lovely little presentation on the roles of the school librarian.  I really liked how this turned out.  I really like Powtoons because it is simple to use, and the fact that even with the free version, there is a lot to work with, and doesn’t seem to be a limit to how long it is (such as 30 seconds for some applications).  This was done for the Information Technology in the Media Center course.

 
http://www.powtoon.com/embed/bYKr50YTqvS/