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  1. Buy-In Not Opt-Out: Creating a culture for staff driven metrics

    September 28, 2017, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

    Sponsored by- Colorado State Library and RIPL Is staff in your Library reluctant to participate in the measurement of institutional performance? Do they seem confused by the logic model and struggle to apply it to their work? Would you like Senior Staff to make data driven decisions? Learn a method for engaging staff at all organizational levels in program evaluation; Improve staff analytical skills and help the entire organization, including your Board of Trustees, focus on institutional strategy; Be introduced to a performance measuring system that works. REGISTRATION NOT REQUIRED.

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  2. Is It Really Dead? How to rescue programs for hard-to-reach communities

    September 28, 2017, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

    Sponsored by- Colorado State Library In this session we will share a simple method for how to get down to the root of the problem of why a program isn’t successful, develop a plan to address the roots of the problem, and evaluate if it should be cut or rescued. We will include case studies from the presenter, and we also invite you to share your thoughts, questions and real life examples from your libraries.

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  3. Successful Volunteer Interview Strategies

    September 28, 2017, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

    Sponsored by- VolunteerMatch This webinar introduces a variety of question types used in volunteer interviews and offers strategies for honing your interview skills. Materials will be provided to help you implement this process in your organization, as well as a training syllabus so you can learn how to recruit and train a volunteer staff to assist with prospective volunteer interviews.

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  4. School & Public Library Partnerships: The Scoop from a School Librarian

    September 28, 2017, 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

    Sponsored by- Indiana State Library Join us a Robyn Young, Avon High School Librarian and ILF Past-President 2017, shares the scoop on what school librarians do as well as the challenges they face. She’ll offer suggestions for public librarians approaching school media specialists with partnership ideas, discuss the types of partnerships schools are most receptive to, and share information about successful public library partnerships in which she has participated.

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  5. From Management to Engagement: Skilled Volunteers in Public Libraries

    September 28, 2017, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

    Sponsored by- Texas State Library and Archives Commission Thanks to a 3-year Laura Bush 21st Century Librarian grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS), the Texas State Library and Archives Commission has partnered with the state libraries of Idaho, Arizona and California to provide training and resources to assist public libraries in recruitment, management and retention of skilled volunteers. As part of the project, TSLAC invites library staff to join Carla Lehn, Get Involved Collaborative Consultant and Trainer, for this informative webinar as she discusses the need to move from traditional volunteer “management” to volunteer “engagement”. By the end of this webinar, participants will also know how to plan for and find skilled volunteers to expand library capacity as well as know where to find more resources on this subject.

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  6. Common Core Open Educational Resources and Websites & Google Classroom

    September 28, 2017, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

    Sponsored by- School Library Journal OER has become a central model for the development and dissemination of free online content. The digital libraries of OER has increased significantly, providing schools and teachers with standards-based materials for developing CCSS curriculum. A variety of Common Core OER websites will be demonstrated to attendees and how they can be applied in Google Classroom. They will learn how to search, filter, and assign exercises and formative assessments to students in Google Classroom.

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