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Communication Coordinators - School Library System Council Meeting- December 7, 2018: Agenda


Friday, December 7, 2018. BOCES Eagle Drive Makerspace Room.

School Librarians Present

Auburn Enlarged City School District

Michelle Crosby

Cato-Meridian Central School District

Susan Cutri

​Jordan-Elbridge Central School District

Jennifer Martin

Moravia Central School District

Jenifer Westover

Port Byron Central School District


​Skaneateles Central School District

Kelly Gunderson
Elizabeth Zysk

Southern Cayuga Central School District

Dawn Sedorus

​Union Springs Central School District

Stephanie Berry
Lori Willey

Weedsport Central School District



8:00 - 8:30 Registration and Networking

8:30 - 9:30 Using Flipgrid as an Online Discussion Tool in School Libraries

Flipgrid is an online tool allowing for the creation of virtual communities. Teachers can post a topic and it allows students to share and discuss it. Uses any computer, mobile apps are also available. 

9:30 - 10:30 Making Reading Exciting Again in Our Schools

Kym Davick will join us to share ideas about promoting the joy of reading to our students and staff through TeachingBooks.Net. She will also share recent developments to this valuable literacy resource.

10:45 - 12:00 School Library System Council Meeting.


12:00-12:45 Lunch.


12:45-1:15 Afternoon Activity- What's New at Your School?

Did you recently go to a workshop or conference and bring back some interesting ideas for your library? Are you exploring how to use Discovery Education with your students? Did you implement something new to make your library better for your students? Did you try something new with your students to get them excited about reading? Please share with us!

1:15-3:00 Developing Our School Library Programs.

This is an opportunity for school librarians to share best practices, to revisit library resources, explore ways to collaborate with their teachers, to develop their curriculum promoting high-level thinking, to investigate with others how they could use makerspace resources in their schools, and to discuss their school library programs.

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