Presentations

ALA Midwinter Conference, January 22-26, 2021

The following was prerecorded for the virtual ALA Midwinter Conference as a “News You Can Use” session sponsored by the Educators of School Librarians Section of AASL (American Assn. of School Librarians). The session is hosted by Daniella Smith, University of Texas, and Joyce Valenza, Rutgers University, also a member of the SLIDE Advisory Council. In this recording Keith Curry Lance and Deb Kachel present the background of the SLIDE project, its methodology, and some preliminary findings. 

The following Zoom is a “News You Can Use” session pre-recorded for the virtual ALA Midwinter Conference, January 22-26, 2021. Approximately one hour, Keith Curry Lance and Deb Kachel explain the SLIDE project, the data to be examined, and a few preliminary findings. Hosted by Daniella Smith and Joyce Valenza, leaders of the ESLS (Educators of School Librarians Section of AASL).

Pennsylvania School Librarians Association Conference

April 16, 2021 (virtual). Title of session: “The
Status of PA School Librarians: IMLS Grant Findings”

Proposals Accepted or Submitted for Review

  • American Association of School Librarians Conference, October 21-24, 2021. Title of session: “School Librarianship: Evolving or Declining? Findings from an IMLS Grant Project”