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1. SLS workshop - New AASL Standards

Program: CPDCS - 17-18 School Library Services

Dates: 12/8/2017

For questions regarding this activity, please contact Pam Berger.

2. (SLS) Digital Library Users Group Meetings

Program: CPDCS - 17-18 School Library Services

Dates: 12/14/2017

The SWBOCES Digital Library Program, in its 8th year, is a collaborative online service for middle and high school students that provides access to over 4,000 digital ebooks and over 400 audio books, to students and staff. This service is an extension of the print collection in school libraries; however, it is online with 24/7 access. It is convenient for students to check out titles anywhere, anytime in multiple formats. The benefits includes:


• Ebooks encourage students to read more and improve comprehension. Struggling or reluctant readers, learning challenged, second language learners and gifted readers can all benefit from this service


• The process is simple and easy to use, just choose and download ebooks


• Ebooks are portable, students can carry ebooks in their mobile devices, laptops, notebooks or any ebook reader, without worrying about weight


• With today's technology, you can read ebooks everywhere, in the classroom, the library, and in one's home; and each school has one library representative on the Digital Library Advisory Board For questions regarding this activity, please contact Pam Berger.

3. (SLS) School Library System Learning Technology Grant - Inquiry through Social Studies

Program: CPDCS - 17-18 School Library Services

Audience: Learning Technology Grant Participants Only

Dates: 1/19/2018

This three-year project has been designed to provide a total of 60 elementary classroom teachers and school librarians a deeper understanding of inquiry-based learning supported by technology where students actively construct knowledge rather than passively receive it. Through an extended year-long exploration of the NYS K-12 Social Studies Framework and Toolkit Inquiries and the Stripling Inquiry Process, social studies expert, Steve Goldberg, and inquiry experts, Barbara Stripling and Pam Berger will model and facilitate inquiry-based, technology infused social studies Inquiries For questions regarding this activity, please contact Pam Berger at pberger@swboces.org.

4. (SLS) School Library System Council Meeting

Program: CPDCS - 17-18 School Library Services

Audience: Council Members

Dates: 1/26/2018

The School Library System Council is responsible for developing and approving the Plan of Service; is responsible for monitoring the implementation of the Plan of Service; recommends for approval the annual budget prior to submission to the District Superintendent for his signature; and supports the activities of the School Library System, through service on a committee.

The School Library System Council meetings for the 2017/2018 school year will meet at the SW BOCES School Library System offices at 450 Mamaroneck Avenue, Harrison, NY at 8:30-11:00 am unless otherwise specified below:

  • - Sept. 26, 2017
  • - Nov. 14, 2017
  • - Jan. 26, 2018
  • - April 25, 2018
  • - May 10, 2018 (3:30 - 11am)

For questions regarding this activity, please contact Pam Berger at pberger@swboces.org.

5. (SLS) School Library System Communication Coordinators Meeting

Program: CPDCS - 17-18 School Library Services

Dates: 1/26/2018

. For questions regarding this activity, please contact Janet Jamal.

6. SLS workshop

Program: CPDCS - 17-18 School Library Services

Dates: 2/5/2018

For questions regarding this activity, please contact Pam Berger.

7. SLS workshop - Fake News

Program: CPDCS - 17-18 School Library Services

Dates: 2/13/2018

Presenters: Michelle Ciulla Lipkin, Exectuive Director of the National Association for Media Literacy Education (NAMLE) and Darrah Worland, Vice President for Digital Media at the News Literacy Project. For questions regarding this activity, please contact Pam Berger.

8. (SLS) Digital Library Users Group Meetings

Program: CPDCS - 17-18 School Library Services

Dates: 2/16/2018

The SWBOCES Digital Library Program, in its 8th year, is a collaborative online service for middle and high school students that provides access to over 4,000 digital ebooks and over 400 audio books, to students and staff. This service is an extension of the print collection in school libraries; however, it is online with 24/7 access. It is convenient for students to check out titles anywhere, anytime in multiple formats. The benefits includes:


• Ebooks encourage students to read more and improve comprehension. Struggling or reluctant readers, learning challenged, second language learners and gifted readers can all benefit from this service

• The process is simple and easy to use, just choose and download ebooks

• Ebooks are portable, students can carry ebooks in their mobile devices, laptops, notebooks or any ebook reader, without worrying about weight

• With today's technology, you can read ebooks everywhere, in the classroom, the library, and in one's home; and each school has one library representative on the Digital Library Advisory Board

For questions regarding this activity, please contact Pam Berger.

9. (SLS) Digital Library Users Group Meetings

Program: CPDCS - 17-18 School Library Services

Dates: 3/5/2018

The SWBOCES Digital Library Program, in its 8th year, is a collaborative online service for middle and high school students that provides access to over 4,000 digital ebooks and over 400 audio books, to students and staff. This service is an extension of the print collection in school libraries; however, it is online with 24/7 access. It is convenient for students to check out titles anywhere, anytime in multiple formats. The benefits includes:




• Ebooks encourage students to read more and improve comprehension. Struggling or reluctant readers, learning challenged, second language learners and gifted readers can all benefit from this service




• The process is simple and easy to use, just choose and download ebooks




• Ebooks are portable, students can carry ebooks in their mobile devices, laptops, notebooks or any ebook reader, without worrying about weight




• With today's technology, you can read ebooks everywhere, in the classroom, the library, and in one's home; and each school has one library representative on the Digital Library Advisory Board For questions regarding this activity, please contact Pam Berger.

10. (SLS) Search For Success

Program: CPDCS - 17-18 School Library Services

Audience: Search for Success Users

Dates: 3/15/2018

The 21st Century way to access and research authoritative information across all your databases with one login through mobile devices, tablets, laptops and computers. "SEARCH" for Success is a database management program that provides "one-stop" easy and equitable access to all your online databases purchased through the SWBOCES School Library System, including those in NOVELNY and TeachingBooks. In addition, usage statistics are available to support purchasing decisions.
The benefits includes:

• Each school library has one unique login for all databases, which may be used by students, staff and parents

• One usage report for all databases

• Customized website design for each school library

• Mobile App

• Workshops to learn search strategies and resources

• Helps district personnel obtain maximum use of their online databases in support of the Common Core Learning Standards and other informational needs

NOTE: These workshops are open to Library Media Specialists who are in "SEARCH" for Success member libraries ($400 per building/year)

For questions regarding this activity, please contact Janet Jamal.

11. SLS Annual Conference

Program: CPDCS - 17-18 School Library Services

Audience: School Library Media Specialist and Administrators

Dates: 4/10/2018

Keynote:

TBD - keynote speaker;

Conference highlights: Administrator of the year Award, many breakout sessions, Exploratorium, Exhibits, Author Signings, Raffle: Continental breakfast, Lunch at Cermele Cafe.

Invite your administrators to join you to celebrate the admin award, network at a continental breakfast, and hear the keynote address. Time: 8:00am-10:00am. Price: $125. Email Janet Jamal with invited Administrators' names to register.

Early Bird Special: Before March 4-$125; After-$150

For questions regarding this activity, please contact Janet Jamal. For more information, go to Annual Conference: http://sls.swboces.org/sls_annual_conference

12. (SLS) School Library System Council Meeting

Program: CPDCS - 17-18 School Library Services

Audience: Council Members

Dates: 4/25/2018

The School Library System Council is responsible for developing and approving the Plan of Service; is responsible for monitoring the implementation of the Plan of Service; recommends for approval the annual budget prior to submission to the District Superintendent for his signature; and supports the activities of the School Library System, through service on a committee.

The School Library System Council meetings for the 2017/2018 school year will meet at the SW BOCES School Library System offices at 450 Mamaroneck Avenue, Harrison, NY at 8:30-11:00 am unless otherwise specified below:

  • - Sept. 26, 2017
  • - Nov. 14, 2017
  • - Jan. 26, 2018
  • - April 25, 2018
  • - May 10, 2018 (3:30 - 11am)

For questions regarding this activity, please contact Pam Berger at pberger@swboces.org.

13. (SLS) School Library System Communication Coordinators Meeting

Program: CPDCS - 17-18 School Library Services

Dates: 4/25/2018

. For questions regarding this activity, please contact Janet Jamal.

14. (SLS) School Library System Council Meeting

Program: CPDCS - 17-18 School Library Services

Audience: Council Members

Dates: 5/10/2018

The School Library System Council is responsible for developing and approving the Plan of Service; is responsible for monitoring the implementation of the Plan of Service; recommends for approval the annual budget prior to submission to the District Superintendent for his signature; and supports the activities of the School Library System, through service on a committee.

The School Library System Council meetings for the 2017/2018 school year will meet at the SW BOCES School Library System offices at 450 Mamaroneck Avenue, Harrison, NY at 8:30-11:00 am unless otherwise specified below:

  • - Sept. 26, 2017
  • - Nov. 14, 2017
  • - Jan. 26, 2018
  • - April 25, 2018
  • - May 10, 2018 (3:30 - 4:30pm)

For questions regarding this activity, please contact Pam Berger at pberger@swboces.org.

15. SLS Digital Library Advisory Board Meeting

Program: CPDCS - 17-18 School Library Services

Dates: 5/16/2018

The SWBOCES Digital Library Program, in its 7th year, is a collaborative online service for middle and high school students that provides access to over 4,000 digital ebooks and over 400 audio books, to students and staff. This service is an extension of the print collection in school libraries; however, it is online with 24/7 access. It is convenient for students to check out titles anywhere, anytime in multiple formats. The benefits includes:


• Ebooks encourage students to read more and improve comprehension. Struggling or reluctant readers, learning challenged, second language learners and gifted readers can all benefit from this service


• The process is simple and easy to use, just choose and download ebooks


• Ebooks are portable, students can carry ebooks in their mobile devices, laptops, notebooks or any ebook reader, without worrying about weight


• With today's technology, you can read ebooks everywhere, in the classroom, the library, and in one's home; and each school has one library representative on the Digital Library Advisory Board For questions regarding this activity, please contact Pam Berger.

16. (SLS) School Library System Learning Technology Grant - Inquiry through Social Studies

Program: CPDCS - 17-18 School Library Services

Audience: Learning Technology Grant Participants Only

Dates: 5/18/2018

This three-year project has been designed to provide a total of 60 elementary classroom teachers and school librarians a deeper understanding of inquiry-based learning supported by technology where students actively construct knowledge rather than passively receive it. Through an extended year-long exploration of the NYS K-12 Social Studies Framework and Toolkit Inquiries and the Stripling Inquiry Process, social studies expert, Steve Goldberg, and inquiry experts, Barbara Stripling and Pam Berger will model and facilitate inquiry-based, technology infused social studies Inquiries For questions regarding this activity, please contact Pam Berger at pberger@swboces.org.