Imagining the Future of Libraries and Teens – YALSA Virtual Town Hall #3

Tweet It’s happened, YALSA’s three virtual town halls on the future of libraries and teens that are a part of the year-long National Forum on Libraries and Teens have all taken place. The first event in March was all about libraries and partnerships. You can view the archive. The second event in April focused on … Continue reading Imagining the Future of Libraries and Teens – YALSA Virtual Town Hall #3

Be There & Speak Up: The Future of Libraries & Teens YALSA Virtual Town Hall #3

Tweet 2013! It’s a big year for YALSA and for the future of libraries and teens. Why? Because not only did YALSA receive funding from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) to figure out what that future is, the association partnered with Connected Learning.TV for a month-long series of events on the very … Continue reading Be There & Speak Up: The Future of Libraries & Teens YALSA Virtual Town Hall #3

YALSA Virtual Town Hall #2: Teen Learning Environments – You Want To Be There

Tweet Tuesday, April 16, 2PM Eastern! That’s the time for YALSA’s next virtual town hall which will take place in the association’s Adobe Connect space. The theme of the conversation is Teen Learning Environments and it’s a chance for library staff, administrators, and stakeholders – yes stakeholders – to consider what libraries need to do … Continue reading YALSA Virtual Town Hall #2: Teen Learning Environments – You Want To Be There

Virtual Town Hall on Partnerships

Tweet Earlier today YALSA sponsored a Virtual Town Hall on how libraries and stakeholders can work together successfully to support teens. The event is a part of YALSA’s year-long National Forum on Libraries and Teens that is looking at the future of library services to adolescents. Conversation at the Virtual Town Hall focused on four … Continue reading Virtual Town Hall on Partnerships

February President’s Report

Tweet What in the world have I been up to lately? It’s all here. Key Activities: Worked with the Board to appoint the fabulous Carla Land as the 2013-14 YALSA Board Fellow. We are thrilled to have her as part of the team! Worked with the Board to appoint Pam Spencer Holley to fill the … Continue reading February President’s Report

YALSA Forum: It’s All About Relationships

Tweet Bring together a group of energizing professionals from different backgrounds who have devoted their talents to serving teens and prepare to be inspired. The Summit on Teens & Libraries was a part of YALSA’s National Forum on Libraries & Teens funded by a grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services, and these … Continue reading YALSA Forum: It’s All About Relationships