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  1. Government Innovators Virtual Summit

    May 15, 2019, 8:30 AM - 3:30 PM

    Sponsored by- GovLoop Governments at all levels are being tasked to think outside the box to meet today’s ever-growing list of challenges. From new legislation like the 21st Century IDEA Act to NIST Cybersecurity Framework updates, to the new Cloud Smart policy, agencies are being asked to transform. Join us for our free Government Innovators Virtual Summit to hear from government and industry experts about how to transform your agency with creative solutions and innovative ideas.

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  2. Practicing Self-Care for Librarians (how to avoid burnout)

    May 15, 2019, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

    Sponsored by- Utah State Library Libraries are stressful. With patron demands, limited time, programs, tech and more, it can be overwhelming. This webinar will discuss burnout and compassion fatigue and their fatigue. Digital burnout and stress will also be covered. Most importantly, participants of this webinar will leave with practical solutions for individuals and organizations on managing stress and preventing burnout.

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  3. From Preparedness to Recovery: Fundraising for Natural Disasters

    May 15, 2019, 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM

    Sponsored by- Grantspace Disaster fundraising is important for all communities. Remember, not all disasters make it to the news. Join us to understand disaster philanthropy and get the tools for effective fundraising. “Low attention” disasters threaten towns and cities nationwide year-round. Be ready to respond to the aftermath of a specific event or as a way to support preparedness. From grasstops to grassroots, we’ll discuss strategies for creating data-informed cases for support to foundations and corporations, best practices in disaster philanthropy, as well as working with community foundations and long-term recovery groups in small and rural towns.

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  4. Making a Mini Makerspace

    May 15, 2019, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

    Sponsored by- Indiana State Library Under the staircase, an old study room, an accessible storage closet … anywhere can become a mini makerspace! The North Riverside Public Library, a small library outside Chicago, was able to cobble together funding using our budget and grants to create mini makerspaces in small nooks around our library. We will talk about our process, research on materials and space design, and how we solicited valuable feedback from patrons.

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  5. Hot Topics and Red Flags in Naturalization

    May 15, 2019, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

    Sponsored by- Infopeople Join us for a webinar in which we will discuss current hot topics and red flags in the naturalization process. We will discuss marijuana use, proposed changes to the “public charge” rules and fee waivers. Importantly, we will discuss what information you can provide without giving legal advice.

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  6. Social Emotional Learning: Tools for the Classroom & Library

    May 15, 2019, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

    Sponsored by- School Library Journal Tech-centered strategies to foster SEL competencies among students and educators.

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  7. Design Models That Guide Innovative Thinking

    May 15, 2019, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

    Sponsored by- edWeb Design thinking means different things in different disciplines, but empathy is a key element. Join Bill Derry and Michelle Luhtala for this edWebinar as they explore design models that guide innovative thinking. They will examine points of intersection and divergence with national learning standards and share case studies and examples of their effective integration in K-12 learning environments.

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