AASL Author Talks

AASL Authors discuss topics connected to implementing the National School Library Standards, building stronger school library leaders and learners, and more collaborative communities.

The listing provided below may differ from content presented at the AASL National Conference as presenters, sessions, etc., may have changed or cancelled since their original acceptance. AASL provides this listing as an example of the professional development school librarians can expect at the event.

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Start TimeEnd TimeBook SigningBook TitleAuthors
10:40 AM11:00 AM11:05-11:15 AMCollaborating with Strangers: Facilitating Workshops in Libraries, Classes, and NonprofitsBess de Farber
11:05 AM11:25 AM11:30-11:40 AMCreating Fundable Grant Proposals: Profiles of Innovative PartnershipsBess de Farber
11:30 AM11:50 PM11:55 AM-12:05 PMSocial and Emotional Learning for Picture Book ReadersMaureen Schlosser
11:55 AM12:15 PM12:20-12:30 PMLibraries & Sustainability: Programs and Practices for Community ImpactRene Tanner
12:20 PM12:40 PM12:45-12:55 PMDesigning School Librarianship Curriculum for Graduate Preparation ProgramsMona Kerby
12:45 PM1:05 PM1:10-1:20 PMAssessing Learners: Using the AASL Standards to Measure Competency and GrowthElizabeth Burns
1:10 PM1:30 PM1:35-1:45 PMElevating School Libraries: Building Positive Perceptions through Brand BehaviorSusan D. Ballard and Sara Kelly Johns
1:35 PM1:55 PM2:00-2:10 PMLessons Inspired by Picture Books for Primary GradesMaureen Schlosser
2:00 PM2:20 PM2:25-2:35 PMProject-Based Learning for Elementary Grades and Learning Centers for School LibrariesMaura Madigan
2:25 PM2:45 PM2:50-3:00 PMAn Introduction to Collection DevelopmentMona Kerby
Start TimeEnd TimeBook SigningBook TitleAuthors
9:10 AM9:30 AM9:35-9:50 AMCurate (Shared Foundations Series)Daniella LaShaun Smith and Len Bryan
12:00 PM12:20 PM12:20-12:30 PMEngage (Shared Foundations Series)Kathryn Roots Lewis and Marcia A. Mardis
12:25 PM12:45 PM12:50-12:55 PMInquire (Shared Foundations Series)Lori Donovan
1:55 PM2:15 PM2:20-2:30 PMExplore (Shared Foundations Series)Sarah Culp Searles
2:20 PM2:40 PM2:45-2:55 PMEmbracing Culturally Responsive Practice in School LibrariesElisabet Kennedy
2:45 PM3:05 PM3:10-3:20 PMSocial Emotional Learning in the School LibraryAnita Cellucci
Start T:imeEnd TimeBook SigningBook TitleAuthors
8:45 AM9:05 AM9:10-9:20 AMMedia Literacy for Justice and Teaching Media LiteracyBelinha de Abreu
11:35 AM11:55 AM12:00-12:10 PMSTEAM Activities in 30 Minutes for Elementary LearnersDeborah Rinio
12:00 PM12:45 PMPublishing with AASL/EditionsAASL/Editions Author Panel