Elementary Spring Institutes 2019 — School Libraries Inspire Leaders

Open to: All teachers assigned to the library.

Opportunity at a Glance: Engage in a special day of learning featuring Dr. Jen Cannell, President-elect of the New York Library Association and Lisa Von Drasek, Curator, Children’s Literature Research Collection, University of Minnesota on the reading-writing connection; author Sudipta Bardhan-Quallen will provide the closing keynote and will sign her latest book: Chicks Rule! Enjoy Literary Speed Dating, explore innovation. Island and vote for your favorite NYC Reads 365 Book Trailer. Eligible for 5 hours of CTLE credit in pedagogy.

Key dates: Tuesday, May 21; 8:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Location: Masonic Hall NYC at 71 West 23rd Street New York, New York 10010.

Registration Deadline: May 15.

Take action: Talk the opportunity over with your principal, then:

For more information: Lynne Kresta Smith at LSmith9@schools.nyc.gov.