Literacy Development: How to Avoid COVID Slide & Digital Divide Pitfalls
Looking for a simple and proven way to build confidence, stamina, and literacy outcomes for struggling readers? How about a format that address the equity challenges at the forefront of our minds or the current COVID-slide reality? In this lively program, Booklist and Thorndike Press from Gale, a Cengage company, will be joined by two youth librarians and large print advocates. Melissa Jacobs, (Director of Library Services for the NYC Department of Education & NYC School Library System) and Brenna Shanks (Selection Librarian, King County Library System) will share their philosophies and best practices for incorporating large print into a youth collection in a conversation moderated by Booklist associate editor Heather Booth.
For more information and to register, visit: https://www.booklistonline.com/webinars
- Thursday, October 22, 2020
- 2:00pm - 3:00pm
- Time Zone:
- Eastern Time - US & Canada (change)