Upcoming events include the NYLA (11/7-11/10), NYSCATE (11/17-20),and "Makerspaces in Our Schools" (12/17).
We are planning a follow-up workshop with Discovery Education, and a workshop with the Stanford History Education Group (SHEG) in the Spring.
This information can be found "Professional Development" in the Google Team Drive.
We support your library catalogs and your resources. Contact us if these are not working as expected or if you would like additional training. We also provide barcode scanners to use with your catalogs.
Initial orders are due by the end of January. This will allow SLS sufficient time to work with you to ensure the accuracy of everything requested.
Other items of interest
Please take the "Steaming Media Use in Our Schools" survey. This will help me understand how streaming media is used and how we can improve the BOCES streaming media service.
We will use Schoology for online discussions and sharing of information about library trends and instructional practices. Contact SLS for the access code.
We will use a Google Team Drive to share resources with each other. Contact SLS to be invited to the drive.
Twitter users- consider sending out tweets when you attend workshops and conferences. Be sure to add your school' hash tag. It is a great way let your school know about the valuable learning you will bring back to the school.