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  1. Assessing Intercultural Competence

    May 9, 2019, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

    Sponsored by- Charity Village This webinar will be of interest to all nonprofit professionals, but may be especially useful to CEOs, Executive Directors, and HR managers who are focusing on initiatives around diversity, inclusion, or cultural competence.

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  2. Telling Your Story Through Blogs, Photos and Videos

    May 9, 2019, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

    Sponsored by- IdealWare How do you convey the great work your organization is doing with blogs, photos and videos? These tools are powerful ways to share the difference you’re making in the world. We’ll cover the principles of good storytelling, look at examples and research about what’s working for nonprofits, and then discuss the tools that can help you put them online.

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  3. An Introduction to Herbaria and Herbarium Practices

    May 9, 2019, 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

    Sponsored by- Connecting to Collections Care This webinar will provide an overview on herbarium collections. This includes covering the broad range of taxonomic organisms that may be housed in a traditional herbarium and what some of the storage options are for their many forms. Some basic schemes of organization and what a taxonomic revision means for collections will be discussed. We will briefly touch upon assessing material for incoming accessions and basic permitting guidelines. A list of some of the critical resources for understanding and maintaining these collections will be provided and gone over, and digitization will be touched on briefly.

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  4. How to Cultivate Social and Emotional Learning With Computational Thinking

    May 9, 2019, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

    Sponsored by- Education Week In this webinar, Jeff Meyer, Director of Education for Learning.com, will: Demystify computational thinking and the mindset it encourages; Illustrate the connections between computational thinking and social and emotional learning; Share ideas to foster the connection between developing social and emotional learners and computational thinking; Provide resources to start teaching computational thinking in ways that support social and emotional learning.

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  5. Organizational Evolution: Managing Change When There Are Humans Involved

    May 9, 2019, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

    Sponsored by- Bloomerang It's often very easy to recognize when an organization needs to change, but it's a lot harder to make it happen! Legacy staff and volunteers, “we've always done it this way” perspectives, and plain old inertia can put many frustrating road blocks in your way. There are ways, however, for the persistent and patient to guide the change process and help an organization evolve. Using real world examples, we'll discuss the stages of organizational growth, personality archetypes you may encounter, and strategies to build momentum toward change.

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  6. Telling the Story of Volunteer Impact

    May 9, 2019, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

    Sponsored by- VolunteerMatch You want to share the impact volunteers have in your organization and in the community, but often the information you track doesn’t help you tell that story. This webinar will help you move past number of volunteers and number of hours and start telling the real story. You'll learn about information gathering and the key components to good storytelling, how to evaluate your current measurements and how to build support for a more thorough measurement and evaluation program, and how to engage other staff – paid and volunteer – in this work. You'll also receive a worksheet to help you begin to tell the story of volunteer impact in your organization.

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  7. The 2019 State of Grantseeking Benchmarks and Trends

    May 9, 2019, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

    Sponsored by- TechSoup This webinar will reflect just-published information on grants, grantseeking, and trends. It will assist you in planning for 2019 – 2020 and in managing the expectations of your stakeholders — board members, donors, and the community at large. It will serve as a valuable tool for organizations to review their grantseeking efforts, report on performance, and plan for the future.

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  8. Get the Lib Tech Lowdown: Conference Reports from 2019 TCEA, SXSWEdu, and SXSW Interactive

    May 9, 2019, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

    Sponsored by- Texas State Library and Archives Commission Every February and March, the Texas Computer Education Association (TCEA) Convention and the South by Southwest (SXSW) Education and Interactive festivals showcase multiple days of compelling panel sessions led by the brightest minds in education, innovation, and emerging technologies. Join TSLAC staffers Liz Philippi and Henry Stokes as they report on all the amazing sessions and things they learned as well as the major themes that emerged and its relevance for schools and libraries.

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  9. Be Bold at #ISTE19: Get the Most Out of Your ISTE Experience

    May 9, 2019, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

    Sponsored by- Follett Plan your conference time with the help of two educators and seasoned ISTE veterans, Shannon McClintock Miller and Bill Bass.

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