08/29/2019 Danger in the Comfort Zone: How to change when change isn’t coming naturally

Jean Marie Heilig
  • With Jean Marie Heilig
  • When 08/29/2019 at 12:00p - 1:00p, Mountain Time

Rationally we know that change is imminent and to stay relevant we must adapt quickly, but emotionally we want to stay in our “comfort zone.”  In this session you will learn how to change when change doesn’t come naturally by mastering new habits and skills.  After all, for things to change, somebody has to start acting differently. Maybe it’s you, maybe it’s your team.

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09/24/2019 Supporting Developing Readers at the Library: Collection Development for K-3rd Graders

  • With Amy Forrester & Sarah Dutelle
  • When 09/24/2019 at 12:00p - 1:00p, Mountain Time

Part 3 of a 4 part series about services designed for kids K – 3.

Learn how the Children’s Librarians at Denver Public Library are expanding their services to developing readers and the grown ups in their lives using the five Grade Level Reading Skills. Selecting, cataloging, and shelving books for developing readers presents a number of unique challenges. We’ll talk about ways DPL has evaluated and enhanced their collection to make developing reader titles more accessible. Information on DPL’s recent diversity audit will be shared

Missed the first 2 parts of this series? View the archives listed below!

 

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11/04/2019 Supporting Developing Readers at the Library: Outreach for K-3rd Graders

  • With Liesel Schmidt & Ann Schwab
  • When 11/04/2019 at 12:00p - 1:00p, Mountain Time

Part 4 of a 4 part series about services designed for kids K – 3.

Learn how the Children’s Librarians at Denver Public Library are expanding their services to developing readers and the grown ups in their lives using the five Grade Level Reading Skills. We’ll discuss outreach best practices, different types of outreach currently being piloted in Denver, as well as challenges and successes.

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