Shannon's presentation on Smore

DAY ONE (Thursday):

10am-12 noon: check in

11am-12:30pm: Lunch available to you in dining hall (included in registration)

1pm-1:30pm: Institute introduction--Michelle Miller
  • NYLA/SSL Affiliate Structure
  • Future of SSL Conference Post-it Wall
CTLE requirements - sign in sheets information (Lisa Perkowski)
Silent auction information / “how to”

2pm: Shannon will kick the day off with a keynote, Let’s Take A Road Trip! Future Ready….A Library Journey, which will allow us to take a look at the Future Ready Librarian framework and the gears which drive us as librarians. Take a look at what it means when we say "Future Ready Librarian".

After the opening keynote, we will dive into the Future Ready Librarian framework by identifying strengths, weaknesses and passions as librarians within our own practice through a discussion and game.

We will end our afternoon together by developing our own Future Ready Librarian Goals for 2017-18 and beyond, while sharing our voice with each other and other Future Ready Librarians around the country.

4pm-7pm: Break and dinner in dining hall

7pm-10pm: Hands on Makerspace Petting Zoo (provided by the Monroe2-Orleans BOCES School Library System staff) and Scholarship Auction. The Makerspace Petting Zoo is included in the CTLE hours.

DAY TWO (Friday)

7am-8:30am: Breakfast in the dining hall / room check out (check out is until 3:30 so no rush)

8:30am-3:00pm: Connect, Create, and Collaborate: Introduction to these FRL components and in-depth learning about specific tools and apps in each category.
In our second day together, Shannon (and a few special guests that will be joining virtually) will share and demonstrate several digital tools, apps and resources that can be used as keys for each of the Future Ready Librarian gears.

You will have time to explore, create, collaborate and share as you develop your very own Future Ready Librarian Tool Box to take back and put digital leadership into practice within your library and school community this year.

12pm-1pm: Lunch in dining hall / room check out

1pm-1:30pm Sara Kelly-Johns: Introduction to the brand-new School Librarian-PSEL Competencies (adapted from the Professional Standard for Educational Leadership for administrators)

1:30-3:00pm Shannon again as we continue with our work as Future Ready Librarians.