SAYL Mail October 23, 2019

SAYL Mail School and Youth Librarians Newsletter from the Alaska State Library October 23, 2019 News in Brief   Live Homework Help has been funded for another year! Alaska State Library information on Live Homework Help and link AASL Standards Framework for Learners is now crosswalked with Next Generation Science Standards. A “A terrific tool to facilitate conversation and collaboration”   PDF available. Announcement “School librarians can use
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SAYL Mail October 3, 2019

School and Youth Librarians Newsletter from the Alaska State Library October 3, 2019 News in Brief Alaska Statewide Databases will have a password change SOON. “If you want notice of the future password, contact Daniel Cornwall at Daniel.cornwall@alaska.gov. Otherwise it will be available on the SLED password hotline at 1-800-440-2919 starting October 7, 2019.”  “If you’re
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SAYL Mail August 23, 2019

School and Youth Librarians Newsletter from the Alaska State Library    August 23, 2019 News in Brief PD grants for school librarians are now available through the Alaska State Library. https://library.alaska.gov/dev/grants.html Scroll down to “Continuing Education (CE) and Professional Development (PD) Grants. Under “School Libraries” you will find links to the guidelines, application, reimbursement and final
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SAYL Mail May 3, 2019

SAYL Mail May 3, 2019     School and Youth Librarians Newsletter News Applications are due Tuesday May 7th for the writing and review committee of the Alaska School Library and Information Literacy Standards. Please consider participating. We need your input to submit an updated set of standards for consideration and adoption by the Alaska Board of
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SAYL Mail April 19, 2019

SAYL Mail   April 19, 2019       School and Youth Librarians Newsletter News DEED Seeking Applicants for Library/Information Literacy Content Standards Review Committee DEED is beginning the process of reviewing and recommending Library/Information Literacy content standards, which were originally adopted in 1999. The process will involve writing and review committees who will work collaboratively online to develop
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SAYL Mail March 22, 2019

School and Youth Librarians Newsletter from the Alaska State Library News in Brief April is School Library Month. The theme this year is Everyone Belongs @Your School Library “School Library Month is the American Association of School Librarians’ celebration of school librarians and their programs. Every April school librarians are encouraged to host activities to
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SAYL Mail March 8, 2019

School and Youth Librarians Newsletter News in Brief Database Highlight: Learning Express Offers Assistance to Students of All Ages and Adult Learners Learning Express provides a comprehensive selection of educational resources—including interactive tutorials, practice exams, flashcards, articles and e-books—for basic skills mastery, academic success, job preparation, and career advancement. The Alaska Library Network has bought a
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SAYL Mail February 15, 2019

News and Opportunity Updates for School and Youth Librarians from the Alaska State Library In Brief February 17,2019  Deadline  for AASL National Conference  Early Registration promotion Feb 28-March 2    AKLA Conference in Juneau Alaska Statewide Summer Reading Program: A Universe of Stories Keep your ears open for more information from your local public library about
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SAYL Mail February 1, 2019

News and opportunity updates for School and Youth Librarians from the Alaska State Library In Brief Two conferences this month! ASTE Conference February 16-19 in Anchorage: Featuring Tiffany Whitehead the Mighty Little Librarian who will present the opening keynote, “Relationships: The True Power Source” along with additional presentations on news literacy, teaching digital learners and a librarian workshop
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