Since I’m passionate about improving my practice as an information professional, I thoroughly enjoy interacting with like-minded librarians, educators, and technology experts at professional conferences.
A few of the presentations I’ve given in the past couple of years (either solo or with my former colleague Shelor Smith who works at Deep Run High School) are listed below. All are available for non-commercial use through a Creative Commons attribution-share-alike license (as indicated by the icon at the top of the page).
Document links lead to Slideshare, GoogleDocs, or Zoho (viewing those in GoogleDocs requires a free Google account).
To Blog or to Wiki
VEMA Regional Conference, James Region, March 2008
VEMA Regional Conference, James Region, March 2007
VEMA State Conference, October 2007
Are your students college-ready? Start by ensuring they’re research-ready (co-presented with Shelor Smith)
AASL Conference, October 2007
- PowerPoint for session
- Activity One – Are There Any Questions?
- Activity Two – Finding the Right Words
- Activity Three – Going to the Source
- Traits for discussion after warm-up
You may also download blank versions of these activities in Word by going to the Resourceress Wiki. If you’re a fellow resourceress, feel free to join the Wiki and upload lessons you’ve field-tested so that your colleagues may benefit from them.